Fighting For Your Rights

Navigating a wrongful death action and recoverable damages

On Behalf of | Mar 6, 2023 | Wrongful Death

A fatal accident can come as a devastating blow to surviving family members, especially when the accident was caused by the negligence of another.

Navigating this matter can be complex and overwhelming. You are trying to discover why this happened all while grieving and taking care of your loved one’s affairs. Adding a legal action to the mix might feel like you are juggling too much. But you do not have to do this on your own.

Wrongful death action

At Sethi & Sledd, PLLC, our law firm is very familiar with the complexities a wrongful death action can have. This is why our experienced attorneys are prepared to assist you and stand by your side from the beginning of the process until its completion.

We work with you as information and evidence is uncovered following the accident. Our law firm takes the time to assess the available evidence, determining what else is necessary to establish cause and liability. If negligence is to blame, we can help you prove this with your legal action.

Recoverable damages

A wrongful death action helps loved ones establish liability following a fatal incident. This action also assesses the damages suffered as a result of the fatal accident.

Depending on your situation, a lawsuit could help you recover damages for medical bills, funeral expenses, loss of income or benefits of the deceased, the value of service by the deceased lost, loss of care, guidance and nurturing from the deceased, loss of companionship and mental anguish.

While there is no sum of money that can make up for the loss you are suffering, we understand that compensation can help offset the financial burdens. This can better assist you and your family while you cope with your loss and manage the affairs of the deceased.