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Washington Legislature Passes New Wrongful Death Law

Under current Washington State law parents can bring wrongful death claims for the wrongful death of their unmarried adult son or daughter only if they are financially dependent on their child. This law prevented most families from being able to… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / CATEGORIES: Communities, Education, Local News, Washington Government, Washington Law, Wrongful Death
What is a “third party case” in the context of Worker’s Compensation laws?

What is a “third party case” in the context of Worker’s Compensation laws?

What is a “third party case” in the context of Worker’s Compensation laws? – First, in most states, you cannot sue your employer for their negligence if it results in an injury. State governments have accepted that there needs to… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / CATEGORIES: Accidents, Car Accidents, Employment Law, Financial, Insurance Information, Local News, News, Privacy, Washington Government
Office Re-opening Guidelines during Covid-19

Office Re-opening Guidelines during Covid-19

Office Re-opening Guidelines during Covid-19 The State Bar of New York recently proposed a list of guidelines applicable to the re-opening of law Offices. While much of their work focused on large office environments and the legal field, there are… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / CATEGORIES: Amazing, Business Law, Child Safety, Communities, Employment Law, Health Care, Insurance Information, Local News, Medical Information, News, Public Safety, Social Media, Technology
New Washington Paid Family Leave Act is in Effect1 - W&L

New Washington Paid Family Leave Act is in Effect

New Washington Paid Family Leave Act is in Effect – Washington has a new family leave act that provides benefits to persons who have to take time off from their jobs due to a serious health condition, a new child,… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / CATEGORIES: Accidents, Business Law, Communities, Education, Financial, Insurance Information, Local News, News, Privacy, Public Safety, Supreme Court, Washington Government, Washington Law
New Safety Technology is Not Always Standard on New Automobiles

New Safety Technology is Not Always Standard on New Automobiles

New Safety Technology is Not Always Standard on New Automobiles – While some technologies are standard, forward collision warning and automatic emergency braking, for example, are set to be standard features on vehicles produced after September 2022, there are still… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / CATEGORIES: Accidents, Brain Injuries, Car Accidents, Child Safety, Communities, Education, Local News, News, Pedestrian Law, Public Safety, Technology
Resources relating to covid19

Governmental resources relating to the COVID-19 outbreak

We are happy to provide links to governmental resources relating to the COVID-19 outbreak. Policies and Guidelines Washington State Coronavirus Response (COVID-19) – the latest COVID-19 health guidance, statistics, and resources Extending Stay Home, Stay Healthy to May 4 OSHA… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / CATEGORIES: Communities, Health Care, Local News, Medical Information, News

Mayor Durkan Proposes Speed Limit Reduction

Mayor Jenny Durkan recently announced her plan to improve pedestrian and cyclist safety by reducing speed limits on city streets to 25 miles per hour. According to Mayor Durkin, a pedestrian is twice as likely to be killed if hit… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / CATEGORIES: Accidents, Car Accidents, Child Safety, Local News, News, Pedestrian Law, Washington Law

Snowy Weather Brings Hazardous Travel Conditions

As snowy weather continues to fall throughout most of Western Washington, travel through mountain passes such as Stevens Pass could become hazardous. Avalanche specialist, Alan Willard with the WSDT, confirms that snowplow crews are preparing for a busy week as… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / CATEGORIES: Accidents, Car Accidents, Local News, News
no more emission tests in Washington for vehicle registration

No More Emission Testing Upon Vehicle Registration Renewal in Washington

Washington state now meets federal air quality standards and will no longer require emission testing to renew a vehicle registration.  Set to begin early next year, the WA Dept. of Ecology predicted that by 2020 the air’s quality would have… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / CATEGORIES: Local News, News, Technology, Washington Law

Wiener & Lambka, PS Sponsors Chalk Art Contest at Renton River Days.

Come join us and stop by our booth as Wiener & Lambka participates in Renton River Days, Friday through Sunday, July 26-28th, 2019. For many years now, each July, we have sponsored the chalk art competition. The weather is supposed… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / CATEGORIES: Local News, News

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