Tragic accidents can occur when they are least expected, affecting the families in sometimes-irrevocable ways. While the loss of any loved one is can be extremely traumatizing, if that loss was the result of another party's negligence, the pain can be amplified several times. There are, however, actions that can be taken in the pursuit of justice.
While a financial gain may not be at the forefront of a family's mind after the loss of a loved one, it is important to understand how this gain could positively affect a family's life moving forward. There can be several different and very expensive costs associated with a tragic accident including medical expenses and, unfortunately, funeral expenses. Dealing with such elements in the aftermath of a devastating loss can be difficult, but a family can move forward in a logical and efficient manner with the assistance of experienced attorneys.
At Savinis, D'Amico & Kane, L.L.C., we understand the pain the loss of a loved one can cause and are experienced in matters of the wrongful death process. If the negligence of another party was responsible for the death of a loved one, there is possibility for compensation for the financial loss that is often coupled with that loss. Possible damages can include the loved one's possible earnings over his or her expected lifespan, loss of companionship, the aforementioned funeral and medical expenses, and more.
Nothing can ever truly replace the loss of a loved one. If that loss was the direct cause of another party's negligence, however, there are possible steps that can be taken to give you and your family a more comfortable path to recovery. Seeking the assistance of experienced attorneys can help in such manners. For more information on steps that can possibly be taken, please visit our wrongful death page.