Wrongful Death

The death of a loved one brings inconceivable pain, and the financial burden that goes along with it is simply salt in the wound.

Wrongful Death Lawyer

The death of a loved one brings inconceivable pain, and the financial burden that goes along with it is simply salt in the wound. The most heart-wrenching life cycle events a person can face is when someone they love passes away. The feelings of loss are seemingly unbearable, and nothing will ever be the same. But when your loved one’s death was caused by an accident due to someone else’s negligence, a defective product, or malpractice,  the heartbreak and feelings of loss are doubled.

Sadly, in addition to heartbreak and loss, more than likely there will be mountains of medical bills, loss of income, and funeral expenses.

Don’t Go It Alone!

During the grieving process, don’t try to take on insurance companies, negligent parties, or or the court house alone. Give yourself time to grieve for your loss and begin the healing process. The person/people who are responsible for your loved one’s demise must be held accountable, and to make sure this happens, it’s best to consult with an Atlanta wrongful death lawyer— such as The Law Offices of Robert A. Rivers.

When it comes to wrongful death cases, Georgia laws are unique unto themselves. This is why retaining an experienced wrongful death attorney and filing your lawsuit asap is crucial.  The attorneys at The Law Offices of Robert A. Rivers have the skills and experience necessary to ensure your receive the settlement you deserve.  

Causes of Wrongful Death

Fatal accidents can occur in a variety of ways. We will examine every facet of  the circumstances surrounding the death to establish the cause. It is through this in-depth analysis that we will determine exactly who is at fault. Below are a few of the more common causes of wrongful death.

Car Wrecks:

  • Automobile accidents caused by impaired or distracted drivers
  • Equipment malfunctions
  • Dangerous roadways, poorly placed signs, and equipment or debris in the roadway.

Accidents on the Job:

  • Such accidents normally come under the umbrella of workers compensation unless a third party is involved.

Property Liability:

  • Slip & Fall injuries
  • Drowning in an open swimming pool
  • Accessible heavy equipment

Defective Products:

  • Products that do not work properly and cause the death of its user may justify a wrongful death suit against that product’s manufacturer.

We understand that you are in pain and just want to be left alone. We’ll do all we can to console you and keep you in apprised of events as they occur. We will also determine who was responsible for the death of your loved one and make sure they are held financially accountable.

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