Compassionate Representation for Wrongful Death Cases in Massachusetts
We understand that the loss of a loved one is a difficult and emotional time, especially when their death was the result of negligence or wrongdoing. Our team of experienced attorneys is here to help you navigate the legal process and seek justice for your loved one.
What is Wrongful Death?
Wrongful death refers to a situation where a person dies as a result of another’s negligence or intentional harm. This can occur in a variety of situations, such as car accidents, motorcycle accidents, physical assaults, nursing home incidents, construction site accidents, workplace accidents, and product liability cases.
Who can file a Wrongful Death claim in Massachusetts?
In Massachusetts, the executor or administrator of the deceased person’s estate can file a wrongful death claim on behalf of the deceased person’s surviving family members, including spouses, children, and parents. The purpose of the claim is to compensate the family members for the losses they have suffered as a result of their loved one’s death, such as funeral expenses, lost income, and emotional distress.
What damages can be recovered in a Wrongful Death case?
The damages that can be recovered in a wrongful death case depend on the specific circumstances of the case. Some of the damages that may be available include:
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Medical expenses related to the deceased person’s final illness or injury
- Lost income and future earning capacity
- Loss of companionship and consortium
- Pain and suffering
- Punitive damages
Why choose our law firm for your Wrongful Death case?
Kajko, Weisman & Colasanti, LLP has extensive experience representing clients in wrongful death cases in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. We understand that no amount of compensation can bring your loved one back, but we are committed to helping you seek justice and hold the responsible party accountable. Our team will work tirelessly to build a strong case on your behalf and negotiate with insurance companies to ensure that you receive the compensation you deserve.
If you have lost a loved one due to someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, we are here to help. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation and learn more about how we can assist you with your wrongful death case.