If you are facing emotional and financial difficulties from the loss of a loved one after an accident, you may have legal options. When a person's negligent or intentional actions cause the death of another individual, remaining family members may consider pursuing a legal remedy to the financial struggles that often accompany a fatal accident. If your family has suffered the loss of a loved one, a wrongful death claim may be an appropriate course of action.
Far too many fatal accidents are caused by negligent or reckless behavior. These may include drunk driving, texting while driving, dangerous property conditions or even faulty car parts. Even if you are unsure about the circumstances of the accident, it is worthwhile to seek a legal opinion from an Oklahoma attorney as you may have grounds for a civil claim. We know this is a difficult time, but we will handle all legal issues on your behalf so that you can focus on other important matters.
Besides the emotional trauma, a grieving family may be facing loss of income, loss of companionship, medical bills, funeral costs and other end-of-life expenses. Most Oklahoma families need assistance in order to overcome these burdens and move forward. That is why we are dedicated to carefully evaluating your needs and the details of an accident in order to pursue claims based upon evidence of wrongdoing.
If you would like to learn more about the possibility of a wrongful death claim, it is best to reach out promptly after a fatal accident. Schedule a case evaluation as soon as possible after the loss of a loved one, and we can get to work in gathering important evidence and determining which legal steps may be appropriate. You do not have to face the suffering alone, and we are available when you are ready to proceed.