When the negligence of individual people or larger entities leads to traumatic accidents, the repercussions can be fatal. Motor vehicle collisions, hit-and-run accidents, instances of medical malpractice, premises liability cases, and other unsafe situations caused by someone else’s negligence can cause family members to lose their loved ones in violent, senseless, and wholly preventable accidents. 

As members of a society, countless individuals have a legal obligation to fulfill a duty of care to the people around them. The owners and/or occupiers of commercial and residential properties, the operators of motor vehicles, and the professionals who perform dangerous occupations are just some of the people required by law to behave in a manner that ensures the safety of others. A failure to do so could lead to serious, life-threatening accidents. 

The death of a close relative is often one of the most emotionally difficult challenges a person will face in their lifetime. However, this already painful process is often so much harder to bear when their loved one was killed because of another party’s failure to even consider the dangerous consequences of their negligent actions. By shirking the duty of care they owe to other community members, negligent residents of Miramichi could cause the close family members of wrongfully deceased accident victims to suffer unspeakable losses.

In addition to the emotional and psychological impacts of losing a loved one, close family members of wrongfully deceased accident victims often incur substantial financial losses related to their relative’s death. Indeed, many bereaved relatives pay exorbitant costs out-of-pocket related to medical expenses prior to their death, funeral expenses, and burial fees. Moreover, family members who have lost a close relative may incur non-economic damages such as loss of guidance and loss of companionship, as well as financial losses related to their relative’s lost future earnings anticipated over the course of their lifetime. 

While no amount of money will truly be able to compensate family members for the wrongful death of a loved one,  by working with our wrongful death lawyers serving Miramichi, the following close relatives may be able to pursue a claim for damages they have incurred as a result of their family member’s death:

  • Parents
  • Spouses
  • Children
  • Siblings
  • Grandchildren
  • Grandparents

Our Miramichi wrongful death lawyers offer a free initial consultation to all prospective clients. During this cost-free, no-obligation first meeting, bereaved family members will have the opportunity to review the circumstances of their relative’s death, and learn about options for financial recovery that may be available to them. If eligible, these close family members may be able to work with our wrongful death lawyers serving Miramichi to pursue a civil claim for damages against the at-fault party or entity whose negligence led to their relative’s death.

To discuss your case with our Miramichi wrongful death lawyers and learn how we may be able to provide your family with assistance, call Preszler Injury Lawyers for your free initial consultation.

Free Consultation for Miramichi Residents – We Don’t Get Paid Unless We Win

After a family member’s tragic, wrongful death, bereaved relatives have only a short two-year period in which to begin legal proceedings against the negligent party whose wrongful conduct led to their loved one’s demise. Even if you are unsure of whether you may be entitled to financial compensation, consider scheduling a free initial consultation with our wrongful death lawyers serving Miramichi.

Bereaved family members who find themselves unable to act within this short two-year statute of limitations forfeit their only chance to recover financial compensation. Our Miramichi wrongful death lawyers know you are in pain. We strive to help eligible family members of wrongfully deceased accident victims in their pursuit of justice. To learn if you may be eligible to pursue a wrongful death claim following the untimely passing of your loved one, book your free initial consultation with Preszler Injury Lawyers today.

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