causing death

See: fatal
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I believe," continued Lawrence, "that there have been cases where the cumulative effect of a drug, administered for some time, has ended by causing death.
A lorry driver has been found guilty of causing death by dangerous driving after a motorway crash which killed eight people and seriously injured four.
The review is expected to recommend the new offence, which would carry the same penalties as causing death by dangerous driving.
Scott, aged 51, of Armoury Drive, Heath, Cardiff, pleaded guilty to causing death by careless driving but not guilty to causing death by dangerous driving and causing serious injury by dangerous driving when he appeared in the dock of Swansea Crown Court yesterday.
NEW legislation that could put drivers behind bars for life for causing death by speeding, street racing or while on a mobile phone has been welcomed by leading road safety charity IAM RoadSmart - but it warned that the threat of jail alone is unlikely to make people drive in a less dangerous way.
Wardle, of Berwick Hills Avenue, Middlesbrough, was jailed for eight years after admitting causing death by careless driving while more than twice the legal alcohol limit.
The Government will now push on with the measures, which will see life sentences introduced for those convicted of causing death by dangerous driving and causing death by careless driving while under the influence of drink or drugs.
Around 90% of respondents backed the creation of the new offence, and 70% thought the maximum penalty for causing death by dangerous driving should be increased from 14 years to life imprisonment, according to the Ministry of Justice (MoJ).
O'Reilly, 54, of Wellington Avenue, Stratford, was arrested and charged with causing death by driving without due care and attention.
THE widower of a mother of two who was knocked over and killed by a bicycle courier has "fully welcomed" the announcement that ministers are considering a new offence of causing death by careless or dangerous cycling.
Ryszard Masierak, 31, of Evesham, Worcestershire, is accused of eight counts of causing death by dangerous driving, four counts of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and eight counts of causing death by careless driving while over the prescribed alcohol limit.
increase the maximum sentences applicable where an individual is found guilty of negligent driving causing death by one year