The wrongful killing of another person is legally called wrongful death. Wrongful deaths are usually unexpected, often caused by another person’s negligence, and are always incredibly difficult for the family of the deceased to contend with, as they are usually preventable. Wrongful deaths can occur because of any number of things: medical malpractice, workplace accidents, transportation accidents, and birth injuries.
Family members can face immense pressure, stress, and sadness after someone they love is lost due to wrongful death. There may be unanswered questions, and the stress of having to pay for funeral expenses or medical bills can leave many unhappy and uneasy. This is why personal injury law is in place, and a good personal injury attorney can help families of wrongful death victims recover the monetary damages they deserve.
Have you wrongfully lost a loved one?
If the answer is yes, you should obtain the services of an experienced personal injury and wrongful death attorney, who is compassionate and empathetic, and will always put the needs of you and your family first.
The law, in the state of Florida, allows families who have lost loved ones due to negligence and wrongful death to file a claim for compensation for: economic damages, funeral costs, medical expenses, loss of support and services, and pain and suffering of the survivors.
Need an attorney for a wrongful death case in Tampa?
Scott Distasio is a personal injury attorney with nearly 20 years of experience with personal injury cases, representing injury and accident victims for nearly his entire career. He has tried personal injury cases in both state and federal courts, and knows what is needed to get his clients everything they deserve. If you have a wrongful death case, please contact us immediately so we may help you.
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