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Ride the Ducks Case Stories: Part II

Ride the Ducks Case Stories: Part II

Just minutes after the first firefighter arrived, officials declared the crash an “MCI—Mass Casualty Incident.”  An MCI is an event where first responders are forced to suspend normal operations, such as normal recordkeeping, because there are too many victims to treat.  Patients need to be triaged—sorted based on the severity of their injuries.

Ride the Ducks Case Stories: Part I

Ride the Ducks Case Stories: Part I

The worst mass transit disaster in Seattle history was unlike anything before it.  An amphibious vehicle full of tourists broke an axle and rammed into a motor coach full of sightseeing international students.  Three and half years later, 40 of the victims of the crash represented by  Stritmatter Firm trial counsel  obtained a record-setting $123 million verdict. These are the stories of the unimaginable carnage and loss, and the civil justice system at work. For more on the Ride the Ducks case and trial, see our Ride the Ducks page.