Wrongful death is a claim against a person who can be held accountable for another’s death. Any type of fatal personal injury accident can result in a wrongful death claim – from vehicle and construction accidents, to negligence or defective products. At Whiting Hagg Hagg Dorsey & Hagg, LLP we have successfully prosecuted numerous wrongful death actions.
Damages in a wrongful death lawsuit often include:
- Death and funeral expenses
- Loss of consortium by the surviving spouse and children
- Loss of future earnings
- Medical bills
- Physical pain and mental suffering