Often, the toll of losing a loved one can be both emotionally and financially devastating. Depending on the circumstances, survivors of a wrongful death lawsuit may be able to seek compensation for their losses. The damages secured by such a settlement or verdict can range from a variety of incurred and future expenses. Some of these awarded damages can include the total value of future lost wages, funeral expenses, and the emotional distress of losing your loved one. The Cannon Law Firm aims to bring justice to those whose loved one’s death has occurred because of wrongdoing.
The following parties may be able to pursue compensation following a wrongful death:
Financial loss is not only constrained to family members of the deceased. Anyone who was financially dependent upon the victim may be eligible for compensation, provided they can prove that their livelihood was directly tied to the deceased. You need to protect your rights by having a skilled wrongful death attorney in Ocala advocating for your interests.
There are 3 different categories that can be collected upon in the event of a prevailing wrongful death suit: