Unfortunately, in some situations, a victim's injuries from a crash or other accident are fatal. In these situations, the family of the victim in the accident can be devastated to learn that their loved one was taken away as a result of a preventable accident due to someone else's carelessness. When your loved one has been killed as a result of an accident, it can be difficult to figure out the next steps. Our law firm understands how the loss of a beloved family member can impact you and that’s why we work so hard in order to recover compensation on your behalf. While no legal action can undo what was done, we want to help you secure a better future.
What to Do After Losing a Loved One in a Negligence Accident
Being consumed by grief can prevent you from knowing your full rights as it relates to a Kentucky wrongful death claim. However, bear in mind that you may have a limited period of time in which to file a legal claim to recover compensation for the loss of your loved one.
The loss of a loved one through a negligent act can be extremely unfortunate and very sudden. Going through the grieving process and knowing that your loved one's death should have been prevented further complicates matters and makes it difficult to obtain closure and move on from the situation.
Family members need to know that they have contacted an attorney who has extensive experience in the realm of wrongful death and can assist with the situation. There are major financial repercussions associated with the loss of a loved one. It may be challenging to make ends meet after a breadwinning parent, for example, is lost due to a negligent injury.