Compensation for Wrongful Death in Fatal Accidents

Accidents are always frightening and traumatizing, especially when personal injury is involved. The worst scenarios, however, are always those that involve someone’s death. When a person is killed in an accident caused by someone’s negligent or reckless behavior, the liable party could be held responsible for any expenses related to the victim’s death, as well as for the suffering of the victim’s family members.

For example, let’s say that someone is killed in an auto accident because of a drunk driver. The family members of the victim may not have been involved in the crash or injured themselves, but they have every right to hire a Fresno personal injury lawyer and file a wrongful death suit against the intoxicated driver. This way, all funeral and burial expenses could be covered by the liable party, and the grieving family could also receive compensation for their emotional suffering. It can be difficult to determine what amount of compensation is adequate, and the point is often debated. This is why it is vital that you hire a lawyer with knowledge and experience in the area of wrongful death.

Contact a Wrongful Death Lawyer in Fresno, CA

If a loved one has been killed in an accident of any kind, contact Sawl Law Group today for a free consultation on your case. According to California’s statute of limitations, you only have two years after the accident occurs to pursue compensation, so call now. We have taken over 100 cases to trial and have recovered millions in damages. By retaining our firm, you can have peace of mind knowing that we have the experience and the skill to handle your case. Pick up the phone today or complete our free online evaluation form so that we can review your case and provide you with options.

We represent clients throughout Fresno County, Kings County, and Tulare County, including Fresno, Clovis, Hanford, Madera, and Visalia.