Massachusetts Wrongful Death Attorneys, Personal Injury Lawyers – Gilman Law LLP
The Massachusetts Wrongful Death Attorneys have succesfully represented the surviving family members of victims of serious accidents caused by the negligent or reckless behavior of a person or a company for over 30 years. A wrongful death case is filed by the deceased person’s family members or close relatives seeking damages for the loss of a loved one. There are many different types of wrongful death cases. For instance, the deceased person may have died in a car accident, a work related accident, a slip and fall accident, an elevator accident, as a result of ingesting a defective drug or died from complications in a medical malpractice claim against a health care provider. If a party acts negligent, reckless, or with complete disregard for another person’s safety, and a person dies as a result, that person or company could be held responsible for their actions. In a wrongful death case, the deceased person’s relatives usually seek monetary damages to compensate for their loss.
Common Causes of Wrongful Death Claims Include:
- Motor vehicle accidents
- Medical malpractice
- Product Liability
- Workplace accidents
Wrongful Death Damages Can Include:
Gilman Law LLP has successfully recovered damages for victim’s families which have included:
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Loss of benefits including pension plans, medical coverage, etc.
- Funeral costs
- Loss of consortium/companionship
- Punitive damages
Our Wrongful Death lawyers at Gilman Law LLP understand that losing a loved one is a tragic event. Our team of professional lawyers and staff will work hard on your behalf to help you achieve the best possible outcome for your wrongful death case.
Legal Help for Victims of Wrongful Death
Gilman Law LLP is a leading personal injury law firm and is here to help you receive the maximum compensation you deserve. If you have lost a loved one as a result of another person’s negligent or reckless acts, it is important to contact a lawyer that specializes in wrongful death litigation in order to help protect your legal rights. Many of these actions require you to file a claim within a strict time limitation in order to commence an action for recovery. For a free evaluation of your case, please fill out our online form, or CALL TOLL FREE (1-888-252-0048) today.