Wrongful Death Attorneys
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There is no experience as dark and bitter as losing a loved one because of negligence, 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.
What is considered wrongful death?
Wrongful death occurs when another person is killed because of someone else's negligence or misconduct.
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 occurs due to the negligence of a medical professional and results in a patient’s death. Medical malpractice includes the misdiagnosis of a health condition, errors committed during surgery, premature hospital discharge of a patient, and administration of a fatal anesthetic dosage.
Product liability wrongful death happens when a product’s defective design, manufacturing defects, and inadequate warning labels 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.
Hire the Most Competent Wrongful Death Attorney
If you have lost a loved one due to the negligence and recklessness of others, please reach out for help. We understand things are difficult right now, and it will probably stay that way for some time, but the lawyers at Cook Law Office, PLLC would like to help you begin the recovery process. You deserve to be fully compensated for the negative financial and emotional effects of a sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one. We will use the full extent of the law to ease your burden and get the justice you deserve.
Cook Law Office, PLLC does not collect upfront fees. Please call us at (602) 560-4756 so we can review your case.
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