Loved ones can be lost every day as a result of another’s negligence. Whether caused by an auto accident or an industrial incident, wrongful death occurs all too often. When a loved one is lost during an accident, their family may face a host of unexpected difficulties and costs. When this tragedy is the result of negligence, it is important to hold the party responsible liable for damages. No amount of money can make up for the loss of a loved one, but the victim’s family should not have to shoulder the cost. An experienced personal injury lawyer can help.
Wrongful Death can be caused by a Number of Incidents
Losing a loved one isn’t always caused by negligence. But when it is, a wrongful death lawyer can help. Many acts of neglect can cost someone their life including:
- Auto accidents
- Trucking accidents
- Medical malpractice at a government or VA hospital
- Bus or motorcycle accidents
- Workplace accidents
- Industrial accidents
- Construction accidents
- Oilfield accidents
Damages Sought in a Wrongful Death Matter
When a family is turned upside down due to tragic loss, they may be able to sue. Families can seek compensation for harms and losses resulting from the death of their loved one. The family can ask for damages, including:
- Funeral expense
- Loss of companionship
- Lost income to the family
- Loss of household services to the family
- Medical bills
- Punitive damages for unsafe practices
Losing a loved one is so hard. Many of us do not think about what will happen to our family after we are gone. Many of us don’t have enough life insurance to take care of our kids. Our families should not have to suffer because someone else didn’t follow the rules. Mynor E. Rodriguez is an experienced wrongful death lawyer helping families across Texas. Contact him today for a free consultation.
Hire an Experienced Wrongful Death Lawyer Today
Holding the negligent parties accountable in a wrongful death action can be difficult. It is important to seek skilled attorneys experienced in this type of litigation. They can help make sure that you and your family receive the maximum compensation allowed under the law. An attorney from the Law Office of Mynor E. Rodriguez P.C. can help you pursue all of the compensation you are owed.