It is never easy to lose a loved one, but when their death is caused by an accident or other traumatic event, it can be an especially long road to recovery. When certain hazardous conditions, created by the negligence of a third party, results in the death of an individual, this is known as “wrongful death.” Surviving family members and dependents may be able to file a suit, in order to win compensation for their suffering. This is especially important when the deceased individual contributed income, parenting help, and other valuable resources. Here at Scire Law, we are tenacious and compassionate wrongful death attorneys in San Jose, and we are here to assist your family through this difficult time.
When a death occurs due to an unexpected event, a hazardous or unsafe condition, or other tragedy, the responsible party must be brought to justice. Wrongful death cases may include things like:
- Auto, truck, motorcycle, airplane, or boating accidents
- Medical malpractice
- Fires or floods
- Occupational toxic exposure
- Construction accidents
- Premises liability
- Product liability
- Criminal behavior
All of us at Scire Law understand how hard it is to go through the death of a loved one, but we believe that this period of mourning shouldn’t come at the hands of another person or corporation. Reach out to us today to discuss your case, and learn how we can help. We are based in San Jose, but serve the following counties: Alameda, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and San Mateo.