Posted By: SSF Law Firm Posted On: January 29, 2020
Nobody wants to experience the loss of a loved one due to the careless or negligent actions of another person. When these incidents do happen, it is important that families understand that they may be able to secure compensation for what has happened. At Shenderovich, Shenderovich & Fishman, our Pittsburgh wrongful death lawyers want to discuss the elements of a wrongful death claim. Contact us today so we can review your case and work to secure the compensation you deserve.
Wrongful death lawsuits can be filed against individuals, businesses, or other entities that cause another person’s death through their negligent actions or intentional wrongdoing. There are four elements of a wrongful death case that must be proven in order for families to successfully recover the compensation they deserve.
Wrongful death cases in Pittsburgh arise in various ways. At Shenderovich, Shenderovich & Fishman, our lawyers regularly help families who have lost a loved one due to the following:
There are times when a person’s death in these cases also involves a criminal investigation by police. However, there does not have to be a criminal case in order for grieving family members to pursue compensation through a civil wrongful death lawsuit in Pittsburgh.
If you have lost a loved one due to the careless, negligent, or intentional actions of another person, seek legal assistance as soon as possible. At Shenderovich, Shenderovich & Fishman, our knowledgeable and experienced team will thoroughly investigate what happened and work to secure the compensation your family deserves. This can include: