October 16 2015
It is a fact of life that accidents happen. They can seriously injure people and sadly, can also cause deaths. In the United States, the number of injuries and deaths that happen to children is...
September 20 2015
We previously shared an article giving you advice and guidelines – what to expect with an injury claim and how you can help your claim be more successful. More info is shared here. As always, if you...
A “Wrongful Death” is one that occurs as a result of the negligence or misconduct of another person, company or entity. An action for Wrongful Death can be brought by a descendant’s spouse, parents or children. Wrongful Death damages belong to the person bringing the action. An action for the pain and suffering experienced by the deceased before their death can be brought by the deceased’s estate. The recovery in this situation belongs to the deceased’s estate and will pass under their will or by state intestacy laws.
A Wrongful Death claim can arise in any number of different situations, including:
Damages in a Wrongful Death suit include the loss of support, services, inheritance, comfort, love and society. These situations are painful enough to go through alone. Having a competent legal team can give comfort to all parties in knowing we represent hard working clients, not the insurance companies. We will fight for your rights to the fullest extent of the law.