Family Sues in Death of Firefighter
Posted on November 27, 2011 by Eugene Hollander
, workplace injury
, wrongful death
The children of a Chicago firefighter filed a wrongful death
lawsuit accusing the owners of an abandoned building for negligence when the roof collapsed during a firefight. The incident happened on December 22, 2010. Edward Stringer responded to the fire at the site of the former Sing Way Cleaners. Notably, the owner of the building had received numerous building code citations since 1987.