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About the Federal Tort Claims Act

Published on Jun 28, 2018 at 10:25 pm in Truck Accidents.

The Federal Tort Claims Act was established as a federal statute in 1946. This act allows private parties, or citizens, to file lawsuits against the United States of America in a federal court. Prior the FTCA, government officials and employees were under what was called “sovereign immunity”, disallowing anyone from filing lawsuits against them. However, […]

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