Crane Accident Wrongful Death Lawyer and Your Legal Rights
About 50 percent of all crane accidents in the United States result in at least one person being killed. Almost 90 percent of all crane accidents in the country are the result of avoidable negligence. In the end, virtually all crane accident wrongful deaths that occur each year could have been avoided. These deaths should not have happened in the first place. If you have had a beloved family member killed in this type of catastrophic incident, The Doan Law Firm crane accident wrongful death lawyer team is here for you. You can reach us right now or at any time – day or night – by calling us at (800) 349-0000.
Overview of a Crane Accident Wrongful Death Claim
Each state in the country has its own set of laws pertaining to a wrongful death claim. Nonetheless, there are some facts and factors associated with pursuing a wrongful death claim that are consistent from state to state. As will be discussed in a moment, one benefit of hiring a nationwide law practice like The Doan Law Firm is the fact that our expansive legal team is licensed and experienced in different individual states across the United States.
According to Cornell Law School, wrongful death is defined as:
Wrongful death is a civil cause of action brought by family members and dependents against individuals who knowingly or negligently cause the death of another person.
Certain family members or the estate of the deceased individual may be in a position to pursue a wrongful death claim. Who can seek accountability and justice through a wrongful death claim is based on the law of a specific state. Family members in a position to pursue a wrongful death claim and lawsuit typically include:
Compensation in a crane accident wrongful death case depends upon the facts and circumstances surrounding the accident itself. Examples of the types of compensation that may be available in a crane accident wrongful death case include:
- Pain and suffering (of the person killed)
- Mental anguish and emotional distress (of both person killed and family members)
- Final medical bills
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Lost wages
- Lost financial support
- Lost companionship
You can learn more about the ins and outs of a crane accident wrongful death case by scheduling a no-cost and no-obligation appointment with the legal team at The Doan Law Firm at (800) 349-0000
Power of a Nationwide Law Firm Fighting for You
A nationwide law practice like the Doan Law Firm brings a wide range of resources to its representation of clients who have had family members killed in crane accidents. These include vital experts who are invaluable in “making a case” for compensation for the death of a loved one in a crane accident wrongful death case.
Time is of the Essence: Contact a Crane Accident Wrongful Death Attorney Today
You best protect your important legal interests by being proactive in seeking the professional assistance of an experienced, tenacious crane accident wrongful death attorney. There are certain deadlines that must be met both when pursuing an insurance claim as well as for filing a wrongful death lawsuit. Each state allows only a certain amount of time within which you can file a wrongful death lawsuit. If you miss that deadline, you likely will forever be prevented from seeking accountability and compensation for the loss of your loved one.
Schedule an Initial Consultation with a Doan Law Firm Crane Accident Wrongful Death Lawyer
You can connect with a Doan Law Firm crane accident wrongful death lawyer via our website or by calling us at (800) 349-0000. Our crane accident wrongful death attorney telephone line is staffed 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, including all major holidays.
We can schedule an initial consultation with a trustworthy, dedicated, experienced crane accident wrongful death lawyer at any one of our offices across the country. We can also meet with you at your home or any location that is most comfortable and convenient for you. A virtual consultation and case evaluation can be arranged over the internet as well. There is never an attorney fee charged for an initial consultation with The Doan Law Firm legal team.
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