Montgomery County Wrongful Death Attorneys
Pennsylvania & New Jersey Wrongful Death Lawyers
When someone is fatally injured as the result of the negligence of another they are said to have a wrongful death claim. Our Pennsylvania and New Jersey wrongful death attorneys understand that filing a claim for a wrongful death can be a daunting process, especially for those who are coping with the lose of a loved one.
Wrongful death can occur in any circumstance where the negligence or unlawful act causes or contributes to the death of an individual. Emotional distress, medical and funeral expenses, and the loss of income resulting from the wrongful death of a loved one can be overwhelming for surviving family members. The experience Philadelphia wrongful death attorneys at Mammuth & Rosenberg are aware of the hardship that can cause death by negligence. Our Montgomery County wrongful death lawyers are dedicated to assisting families understand their rights and obtaining the compensation they deserve.
Wrongful death claims can be sought by spouses, parents, and children. Wrongful death can occur under various circumstances including:
- Medical malpractice and defective drugs
- Car or bus accidents
- Exposure to hazardous substances or materials
- Nursing home abuse
- Product defects
- Workplace accidents
- Toxic exposure and poisoning
Compensation for wrongful death
At Mammuth & Rosenberg, we know that the death of a loved one can be confusing and stressful. Relatives who have lost a loved one through the negligent actions of others are entitled to receive damages for their own loss. Compensation for the lose of a loved one can include the following:
- Medical expenses
- Hospital expenses
- Funeral costs
- Deceased's pain and suffering prior to death
Compensation may also be awarded for issues affecting the family members, including:
- Financial support
- Parental support
- Mental distress
- Emotional pain
- Loss of wages
The amount of compensation that can be awarded in a wrongful death lawsuit is dependent on the state and jurisdiction where the wrongful death occurred and where the lawsuit is filed. In Pennsylvania and New Jersey, our Montgomery wrongful death attorneys can help answer your questions regarding your legal rights.
Contact our attorneys for help
Where the incident occurred, time limitations, and other intricacies make wrongful death cases very difficult to proceed if you are not aware of the technicalities and limitations that apply. Therefore, we recommend that you contact us immediately so that our Montgomery personal injury lawyers can immediately begin to unravel the facts and apply the law so that justice is done. Contact us at 610-667-1500 or email us online.