Losing a loved one or a family member is a heartbreaking experience that no one wants to go through. However, if you have lost a family member or loved one because of someone’s negligence or criminal actions, our experienced Rosenberg wrongful death lawyers can help you. A qualified injury attorney can assist you in holding the negligent party accountable and help you in getting the financial compensation you deserve.
Motor vehicle accidents are one of the leading causes of wrongful deaths in our area and the rest of the United States. Usually, these accidents involve recreational vehicles, commercial truck drivers, pedestrians, motorcycles, and automobiles. In Rosenberg, many people are killed each year due to the various motor vehicle crashes such as car accidents, motorcycle accidents, and truck accidents.
Other than these traffic accidents, wrongful death suits also result from premises liability accidents, industrial or construction site accidents, medical negligence or malpractice, nursing home neglect or abuse, dangerous or defective products, and assault or other different types of violence.
One can receive fatal injuries because of someone’s malicious, negligent or reckless actions. However, with the help of a local lawyer, you’re in a position of receiving the financial compensation you deserve through effective legal representation.
After losing a loved one or a family member, you may have some financial strains to reconcile. You may need to adjust to a new life without the deceased as a financial provider, in addition to the funeral costs and expenses. With the help of a wrongful death attorney, you can be in a position of reducing some of the financial strain you’re experiencing after this incident.
In Rosenberg and the rest of the United States, wrongful death claim awards or settlements cover the hospital costs, medical bills, lost wages both present and future, loss of care, assistance, protection, and services provided by the decedent, as well as funeral expenses. Additionally, this compensation covers your mental solace, sorrow, and anguish, and the loss of your loved one’s or family member’s support, guidance, comfort, companionship, and advice.
In some cases, the claimant can recover punitive damages if the actions of the other party were dangerous, egregious, reckless, or outrageous. These damages essentially punish the negligent party and prevent further conduct. The claimant can recover these damages for wanton or willful conduct, or recklessness.
If you have lost a loved one or family member because of someone’s negligent actions, make the first step of calling our offices today to schedule a free consultation with one of our a qualified Rosenberg wrongful death lawyers.