Wrongful Death lawsuits are a response to a needless death that happensthrough the carelessnessof another person or group of people. Feelings of frustration and helplessness may add to the grief if a loved one was lost because of any of these reasons.
Individuals such as drunk drivers can be responsible for a wrongful death if they can be shown to be careless or negligent.Like when someone is committing a crime. More frequently, though, companies and manufacturers are found guilty of a wrongful death lawsuit when their conduct or practices fails to take all reasonable precautions.
Jobs that require prolonged exposure to asbestos and who died from mesothelioma or from other chemicals like Benzene may also be able to claim a wrongful death if the employer failed to take all the necessary steps to protect its workers. Gases emitted by welding rods and insecure scaffolding have caused countless, needless deaths, and the manufacturers can be at blame for them.
The financial costs for any wrongful death can be enormous, and a successful lawsuit will take into account all future earnings that were lost. Insurance companies typically offer a lump sum that is only in their interest and is designed to settle your case as quickly as possible. Before you sign or agree to any of their proposals its best to speak with an attorney at PILG. We can pursue your claim with determination and knowledge and will professionally respond to the insurance company, whose tactics we’re familiar with. We will be on your side throughout the process and will make sure you receive the best possible settlement.