Wrongful death cases arise from a variety of incidents, including automobile accidents, medical malpractice and others. At Schottenstein Law Offices, our wrongful death attorney possesses decades of experience with Ohio’s insurance and general liability laws.
A wrongful or accidental death is a death that has occurred through the wrongful act or negligence of another. The surviving dependents or beneficiaries are entitled to money damages as a result of the defendant’s negligent actions.
There are a variety of Recoverable Damages in wrongful death cases including:
- Loss of Companionship
- Mental Anguish
- Past Medical Expenses
- Loss of Income
- Funeral and Burial Expenses
- Loss of Consortium
- Loss of Support
- Loss of Benefits (pension, medical coverage, etc.)
- Loss of Care
- General Damages
- Punitive or Exemplary Damages
At Schottenstein Law Offices, we understand tactics employed by insurance companies and are prepared in cases that involve wrongful death from the following:
- Fatal Car Accidents
- Medical Malpractice
- Aviation Accidents
If you have lost a loved one as the result of an accident or negligence, it is important that you speak with an attorney right away to protect your rights.