If you have lost a loved one to someone else’s negligence, recklessness, or worse, you know how difficult the experience is. While a wrongful death claim cannot bring your family member back to you or soften a blow of this magnitude, it can provide you with compensation that allows you and your family to heal (to the degree possible) over time.
If this is the tragic situation you find yourself in, you do not have to face it alone – an experienced wrongful death attorney is standing by to help.
There are several categories of accidents and incidents that commonly lead to wrongful death claims:
Wrongful death claims are often predicated on traffic accidents of all kinds, including car, truck, motorcycle, bike, and pedestrian accidents. The impact of a serious traffic accident can prove deadly, and if the other driver is at fault, it can lead to a wrongful death claim.
Our aging family members who require the care of nursing home facilities are the most vulnerable among us, and nursing home neglect and abuse are both not only reprehensible but also exceptionally dangerous. Residents of nursing homes require the skilled care they receive to live their fullest lives, and any form of neglect or abuse can prove deadly. Nursing home abuse is generally categorized in the following classifications:
When commercial property owners fail to keep their premises in the relatively safe condition necessary to help protect the safety of visitors, guests, clients, and customers, it can lead to injury-causing accidents. When these injuries are serious, wrongful death may apply. Examples of premises liability accidents include:
Determining the value of your case is critical, as you do not want to seek or accept less than you and your family deserves.
If you’ve lost a family member to someone else’s negligence, obtaining just compensation can help you make the long, difficult journey toward healing. The practiced Austin wrongful death attorneys at Terry & Kelly PLLC are prepared to harness the full force of their impressive experience – in focused pursuit of your claim’s most favorable outcome. Your case is important, so please don’t wait to contact us for more information today.
Losing a loved one due to someone else’s carelessness and negligence can be difficult to accept and deal with. Depending upon the circumstances, you might be in a position to file a wrongful death claim on behalf of your deceased loved one, seeking monetary compensation and damages. Nothing can be more traumatizing and difficult than […]
Following a fatal motorcycle crash, the accident victim’s surviving loved ones could bring a wrongful death claim or file a wrongful death lawsuit against the person or entity who caused the motorcycle accident. When a motor vehicle operator negligently causes his or her vehicle to collide with a motorcycle on the roadway (or in […]