Wrongful Death Lawyers
Losing a loved one is never an easy thing to go through. Unfortunately, it is something that most of us need to deal with at one point. The death of a loved one is even more tragic when it was due to the negligence of another, and it was something that could have been prevented. More here. This is known as wrongful death. If you feel your loved one was killed due to the fault of another, contact our wrongful death lawyers.
Wrongful death can occur from a number of different incidents. Common examples of wrongful death cases involve the following:
In order to have a valid wrongful death lawsuit, certain elements are required and must be met. Aside from the death of an individual, it must be proven that it was due to the negligence of another, that surviving family members are having financial problems as a result of the person’s death, and that a personal representative has been appointed to bring the suit on behalf of the deceased person’s estate.
Usually, those eligible for filing a wrongful death lawsuit are the spouse, children, or parents. Monetary compensation may be awarded to cover any harm and pain and suffering that the deceased individual may have experienced before passing away. Additionally, compensation may be awarded for future lost wages, as well as loss of companionship.
Have you lost a loved one in an accident and you feel that their death is due to the negligence of another party? Our lawyers can help! Contact our Wrongful Death Lawyers today to schedule a free consultation.