Wrongful Death Law Guide, Resources & information
A wrongful death lawsuit avers, the decedent was killed as a result of the negligence (or other liability) on the part of the defendant's), and that the surviving dependents or beneficiaries get the right to have the monetary damages as a result of the defendant's conduct.
It was concluded the claim died with the victim, and the beneficiaries could not claim damages from the person who caused the victim's death.To get rid off this injustice, "wrongful death statutes has been drafted a legeslative act " over the years which varies from states to states, and some form of wrongful death claim action exists in all state jurisdictions today. While they all follow some general principles, each state jurisdiction is unique, since each state has drafted its own form of "wrongful death statute.
If you believe you have a valid claim for the wrongful death of a family member, you should consult an attorney from your local area regarding the requirements for your particular jurisdiction.
Know your rights and exercise them for a safe, better future.