Wrongful Death

The loss of a loved one to wrongful death is devastating and has far reaching financial and emotional repercussions. If you are forced to deal with the wrongful death of a loved one, it is important to understand your rights in order to obtain compensation for your significant losses. In this unfortunate situation, aligning yourself with a skilled attorney is essential.

1) Experience and Compassion

For over 21 years, the attorneys at the California DAG Law Firm, APC have been winning personal injury cases, including wrongful death. We are here to support you in maneuvering the financial burdens and profound emotional trauma that may result from the loss of your loved one.

2) Compensation for Surviving Family Members

The loss of a loved one to wrongful death is something you never expect to happen, and despite the inevitable emotional challenges it is important to contact a personal injury attorney as soon as possible to obtain compensation for surviving family members. The financial burdens associated with medical and funerary expenses as well as the loss of income can be devastating, and whether you are the surviving spouse, children or parents, you may recover the loss of the financial and emotional support formerly provided by the deceased, as well as for emotional pain and suffering.

3) Common Causes of Wrongful Death

Wrongful death is described as a fatality resulting from the negligence, recklessness, or deliberate and malicious behavior of another. Common causes of wrongful death include:

  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Medical malpractice
  • Workplace injuries

4) Negligence and Misconduct

Negligence and misconduct are often the causes of wrongful death incidents. As the surviving family member(s) you may seek compensation for the emotional loss of your loved on as well as financial damages. If you are dealing with the loss of a loved one that resulted from the negligence or misconduct of another, allow the attorneys at the California DAG Law Firm, APC to inform you of your rights and to assist you in filing a wrongful death claim.