Scott & Cain, Attorneys at Law

Free Consultation

865-525-2150

Weekends & Evening Appointments Available

What are wrongful death legal protections?

Wrongful death legal protections are something that it is important for surviving family members of victims of fatal accidents to be familiar with. Whether family and loved ones have heard of wrongful death legal protections, they may have questions they need answers to concerning this important protection.

Following the unexpected loss of a loved one, surviving family members and loved ones may face emotional or financial devastation. Wrongful death legal protections can help them with that as family members adjust to life without their loved one. Wrongful death legal protections can also help hold negligent parties responsible for the wrongful loss of a loved one and can help ensure some measure of accountability for negligent actions that result in a fatal accident.

A wrongful death claim for damages is brought on behalf of the victim's estate for the benefit of surviving loved ones and family members. Wrongful death damages depend on the circumstances and characteristics of the victim but can include damages for medical and funeral expenses; loss prospect of inheritance; loss of support and services; and other damages as well. Damages for wrongful death are designed to help surviving family members with the future challenges they will face associated with he loss of a loved one.

Surviving family members may have many difficulties ahead of them when they have suffered the unexpected loss of a loved one. Wrongful death legal options and remedies are available to help families through that difficult time ahead by providing them with financial supports.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
City View Politics And The Law 2014 | Justice is not for sale | Named Top Attorneys as listed in CITYVIEW magazine for 9 years running since its inception Peer Review Rated 2018 | LexisNexis | Martindale Hubbell | For Ethical Standards And Legal Ability Best Lawyers The National Trial Lawyers | Top 100 Trial Lawyers Super Lawyers
Email Us For a Response

How Can We Help You?

Weekend And Evening Appointments Are Available By Request

Contact the Firm

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Office Location:

550 West Main Street, Suite 601
Knoxville, TN 37902

Phone: 865-525-2150
Fax: 865-525-2120
Knoxville Law Office Map

Phone Numbers: