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.