Nothing will ever make up for the loss of a loved one, particularly when that loss could have been prevented. Wrongful death lawsuits are one way to ensure your family gets justice. While money cannot replace a loved one, a financial award can ensure you and your family are not in financial jeopardy.
Understanding Wrongful Death Claims
If you lose a loved one in a truck or car wreck caused by a drunk, distracted, or reckless driver or your loved one succumbs to injuries suffered as a result of other negligence, you may have the basis for a wrongful death claim. A successful wrongful death claim can help your family recover financially from the sudden loss of a loved one.
Texas Wrongful Death Lawsuit Compensation
A surviving child, spouse, or parent may be entitled to compensation for medical expenses, burial and funeral expenses, and for pain and suffering. You should speak with an attorney who has experience dealing with these types of claims, to understand your rights. Contact the Kearney Law Firm, PLLC if you have lost a loved one due to negligence or incompetence of a third party. Let Kathleen help you determine if you have the basis for a wrongful death claim in Texas.