Perhaps nothing is worse than the wrongful death of a loved one. It is an injustice that causes untold pain and suffering to families and friends. Retaining a compassionate, dedicated, and experienced attorney can shoulder some of the burden by fighting for your legal rights.
Common Causes of Wrongful Death
Some of the most common accidents resulting in a wrongful death include:
- Auto accidents
- Airplane crashes
- Slip and falls
- Construction accidents
- Defective products or dangerous materials
- Medical malpractice
- Pedestrian Accidents
- Boating Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Biking Accidents
Wrongful Death – FAQ
Under Washington law, a family member may bring a civil action against the negligent and responsible party or parties who caused the accident and the resulting death. If you suspect negligence in the death of your loved one, contact our office for a free and confidential consultation. While any recourse will not bring your loved one back, it is essential that the responsible parties be held accountable for their actions.
While any recourse will not bring your loved one back, it is essential that the responsible parties be held accountable for their actions.
Seeking a Recovery
For those who suffer the emotional trauma of losing a loved one, financial compensation might seem like a low priority. However, the money recovered from a wrongful death claim mayhelp with the financial fallout. Namely, it can assist with any outstanding medical expenses and funeral costs, and it can act as income replacement if the deceased was the primary income earner.
Help Through the Process
For the untrained professional, the claims process for a wrongful death lawsuit is daunting. Getting the help of a compassionate and dedicated attorney will help guide you through the process.
You are not alone. Join a team devoted to seeking justice and making the process as smooth as possible.
If you have questions regarding the wrongful death of a family member or loved one, call our office for a free and confidential consultation.