There is nothing worse than losing a life as a result of another party’s negligence. Unfortunately, this is something that happens far more often than anyone would like to think. If your loved one recently lost his or her life as a result of negligence, a compassionate and competent Corpus Christi, Texas wrongful death lawyer from Sahadi Legal Group is prepared to fight for your right to financial compensation.
Wrongful Death Lawyer Serving Clients in & around Corpus Christi, Texas
After losing a loved one, the last thing anyone wants to do is go file a lawsuit and go through the legal process. That being said, with the right attorney, you can attain the justice your and your loved one deserve and still focus on what matters most, as a wrongful death lawyer from our firm will do all the legal heavy lifting.
Causes of Wrongful Death
There are several potential causes of wrongful death. Just some of the most common types of accidents that cause wrongful death are as follows:
- Unsafe property conditions
- Defective medical devices and other defective products
- Auto accidents
- Construction accidents
- Accidents on oilfields or plant explosions
Who Can Bring a Wrongful Death Claim in Texas?
The first thing you should understand is that not everyone impacted by the loss of a loved one can file a wrongful death claim. Here in Texas, only a decedent’s spouse, adult children, parents, or personal representative may bring a wrongful death claim. If you fall under any of the aforementioned categories and are looking to bring a negligent party to justice, our Sahadi Legal Group is here to help.
Damages Recoverable in Wrongful Death Claims
Fortunately for the families of wrongful death victims, it is possible to recover compensation on behalf of their loved ones. As long as we can prove that your loved one lost his or her life as a direct result of another party’s negligence, you should be entitled to compensation. Some of the recoverable damages in wrongful death claims are as follows:
- The cost of medical care your loved one received prior to passing away
- The cost of funeral expenses
- The cost of lost wages your loved one would have provided
- The cost of having to hire others to do work around the house that your loved one would have done
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of enjoyment of life
- Loss of companionship or guidance
- Emotional distress
Contact a TX Wrongful Death Lawyer
If you lost a loved one because of someone else’s negligence, the compassionate legal team right here at Sahadi Legal Group is prepared to fight for the compensation you and your family deserve. Contact us today to schedule your free initial consultation with our knowledgeable and dedicated firm.