Fatal Accidents

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Representing Families Of Fatal Accident Victim

A fatal motor vehicle accident can leave family members looking for answers. Unfortunately, the other party involved in the accident may give a one-sided account of what happened. It often takes a careful investigation to find out the truth.

​At The Hawk Firm in Augusta, our attorneys carefully investigate accidents resulting in wrongful death so we can hold the wrongdoers and their insurance company accountable. For a free consultation about your legal options following an accident that claims the life of a loved one, call 706-724-8537 to talk to a lawyer.

​Who Can Recover Compensation For Losses In Fatal Accidents?

​When a person dies due to the negligence of another in an accident, surviving family members have the right to file a wrongful death lawsuit. We offer a free initial consultation to discuss who is eligible and how to file a wrongful death claim against the negligent party. Call 706-724-8537 to talk to a lawyer at our firm.

​Family members can recover compensation for:

  • ​Funeral expenses
  • Medical expenses incurred prior to death
  • Loss of future earnings
  • Loss of support and services
  • Loss of companionship
  • Loss of parental guidance for a child
  • Emotional pain and suffering

While no amount of financial compensation can make up for the loss of your family member, your recovery from a wrongful death lawsuit can give your family the security you need to meet challenges caused by the loss.

​For More Information About Your Rights After The Loss Of A Family Member

​If you have lost a loved one in an auto or other type of accident, call 706-724-8537 or fill out our contact form for a free initial consultation. We handle wrongful death cases in the Augusta area and throughout Georgia.