Fatal Car Accident Attorney Information
A wrongful death claim in Arizona is a claim or lawsuit brought by the surviving family members and/or loved ones of someone who was killed as a result of someone else’s careless (negligent) behavior or an intentional act. A fatal claim is usually brought against the person, persons or entity believed to be responsible for the death. Central to the wrongful death claim is proof that those filing the claim have been harmed as a result of the death. Monetary damages are an important part of these lawsuits and range from medical and funeral expenses to loss of future income and benefits. The specific types of damages that are typically sought are covered in depth.
The articles in this section discuss the most common types of damages recoverable in a wrongful death case which are pain and suffering damages and punitive damages. There are, however, other types of damages that may be pursued in a wrongful death lawsuit. You will find information about how to bring a wrongful death claim, who may bring a wrongful death claim by Arizona law, what claims can be made and what costs can be reimbursed.
If you need advice or counsel on a wrongful death or fatal car accident or just have questions as to your options call us day or night, we are available 24 hours a day seven days a week. For your convenience, we offer free initial consultations, without obligation. Call us at (480) 634-7480 to speak to a Fatal Car Accident Attorney.