Long Beach Wrongful Death Lawyers
The term "wrongful death" means that a person's death was due to another party's negligence, and a claim for wrongful death can be filed against another individual, group or company. Wrongful death claims are commonly filed as a result of an accident but may also include criminal acts, work related negligence and professional negligence. In order to collect for damages, you must prove that the other party was, in fact, negligent and their negligence caused the death.
Filing a wrongful death claim is extremely difficult for families because, not only must they deal with their grief over the death, they must also deal with a very complicated legal situation. It is important to keep in mind that the death was caused due to another's negligence and the family has the right to be compensated for their loss.
Always consult an experienced wrongful death attorney or personal injury attorney before you file a claim for damages. If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident or any type of accident, make sure you protect yourself and your family. Always consult with an attorney who is successful in winning wrongful death cases before you proceed with your claim.
It's your right.