Pursuing Justice After Tragedy
If you are visiting this page after the tragic death of a loved one, please accept our sympathy. The untimely and unnecessary loss of a loved one is something no family should ever have to go through. Seek justice against the one responsible with help from the compassionate staff at Rush Injury Law in Novato.
Acts Of Carelessness Lead To Fatal Accidents
Sadly, a person’s careless or negligent actions often harm unintentional victims. To bring forth a wrongful death suit, you must be able to prove that another’s negligent or intentionally harmful actions caused your loved one’s death. Our firm has successfully pursued death by negligence claims for accidents, including:
What Compensation Is Available?
The unexpected death of a loved one can cause financial hardship, especially when the victim was the main earner. Surviving family members can seek damages for:
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Medical expenses for the deceased’s final illness or injury
- Lost income, including the deceased’s future earnings
- Loss of financial support
- Loss of companionship or guidance
Who Can File A Claim?
In California, a surviving spouse, domestic partner or surviving children can bring forth a wrongful death suit. In the event the deceased has no spouse or children, the parents or siblings of the deceased can file a claim.
Let Us Help You Find Closure
Schedule a free consultation with a lawyer at our Novato, San Francisco or Santa Rosa office by calling 415-985-7225 or by emailing our firm. Our attorney and staff represent families throughout Marin County and Northern California.