Wrongful Death

If a close relative of yours was killed due to the negligent or reckless acts of another, then you are eligible to pursue a wrongful death claim. Wrongful Death Law are legal cases that involve the death of a person due to the wrongful acts of another. These cases arise from the same type of circumstances as personal injury claims, with the difference being that wrongful death cases result in death. These claims can be filed by the personal representative of the estate of the deceased (usually close relatives).

Types of Wrongful Death Claims

Any instance of a fatal accident caused by negligence can result in a wrongful death claim. Hurtado Cavanaugh | Attorneys at Law has the experience to handle wrongful death cases for a variety of circumstances, including:

  • Motor Vehicle Collisions
  • Semi-Truck Collisions
  • Personal Watercraft Accidents
  • Dangerous Roadways
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Product Defect Accidents (Product Liability)
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Aviation Accidents
  • Unsafe Railroad Crossings

Call Hurtado Cavanaugh | Attorneys at Law at 239.367.3670 or email us at info@hurtadocavanaugh.com to find out more about your legal rights and to schedule a consultation with one of our compassionate and knowledgeable attorneys.