WRONGFUL DEATH CASE
There is no experience as dark and bitter as losing a loved one because of negligent, recklessness, a deliberate action, or misconduct of another person or entity.
Not only must the surviving family members struggle to accept their loved one is no longer with them, but they also have to force themselves to come to terms with the often violent manner of their loved one’s death. Having them face additional difficulties, in terms of financial losses, is beyond cruel.
Common Causes of Wrongful Death
- Motor Vehicle Accident
The following motor vehicle accidents often result in serious injuries and, sometimes, death.
– Car accidents
– Truck accidents
– Bus accidents
– Motorcycle accidents
– Pedestrian accidents
- Medical Malpractice
Medical Malpractice occurs due to the negligence of a medical professional which results in a patient’s death. Medical malpractice includes misdiagnosis of a health condition, errors committed during surgery, premature hospital discharge of a patient, and administration of a fatal anesthetic dosage.
- Dangerous Products
Product Liability Wrongful Death happens when a product’s defective design, manufacturing defects, and inadequate warning label result in a person’s death.
What Damages are Available in a Wrongful Death Case?
- Expenses related to medical bills and funeral costs.
- Loss of wages and future earnings.
- Loss of benefits, such as pension or retirement benefits.
- Pain, suffering, and mental anguish.
- Loss of support and companionship.
- Punitive damages, if the action which caused the victim’s death is determined to be intentional or grossly negligent.
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