A wrongful death can be very painful to deal with and experience. The loss of a loved one is always one of the toughest things we will have to deal in this life. The sudden death of a loved one produces on emotional and physical pain but also monetary strife and life altering events. It is imperative to have a wrongful death attorney.
When that loss is due to a negligent person or mistake, it is extremely heartbreaking and distressing. When someone dies as a wrongful death, someone else’s negligence or carelessness was the cause of the death. A wrongful death can transpire before some reasons, but it always involves someone else’s negligence or carelessness.
People die because of hospital and medical mistakes, falls and sporting injuries, motor vehicle accidents, airplane accidents, and the like. A wrongful death always takes an emotional price on the survivors. Also, the descendants may suffer lost income, funeral expenses, medical bills, loss of inheritance, loss of benefits, and similar damages. The worst damage of all is the loss of the fellowship of the loved one who died. This is an emotional damage.
When a person you loved was killed due to someone else’s negligence, the law says you have the right to monetary damages. No amount of money could repay you fully for the death of your loved one, but the law enables you to recover compensation for funeral expenses, emotional distress and to replace any income.
Don’t Let Your Statute of Limitations Expire
California law imposes a statute of limitations, which sets a maximum amount of time that legal proceedings can occur after the incident. Make sure to call a wrongful death attorney after the incident.
If your loved one was in a wrongful death accident, call Anthony Garilli of Kershaw, Cook, & Talley at 916-794-2443, for a free case consultation.