Wrongful Death Lawsuits in New York
When someone dies or is killed as a result of the negligence or misconduct of the other, the victim’s family could pursue a wrongful death suit seeking compensation and reparations for their loss.
If a relative has passed following an accident or injury caused by the neglect or misconduct of another person, business or entity, then you will require the assistance of a wrongful death lawyer in New York.
The purpose of a wrongful death lawsuit is to compensate families who are left without their loved one because of the carelessness or a deliberate act of a third party. We understand that a lawsuit cannot bring back your loved one, however a wrongful death suit can provide financial compensation for your loss and hold those responsible accountable for your loved one’s death.
Bragoli & Associates is an experienced firm of wrongful death attorneys and understand the difficulties faced by the families of a wrongful death victim.
Accidents & Common Causes of Wrongful Death Lawsuits
With a free consultation, our experienced New York wrongful death attorneys will provide a comprehensive case review and explanation of the options in pursuing a wrongful death claim. Some common sources of wrongful death suits include:
- Nursing home abuse and neglect
- Car, commercial truck, scooter or motorcycle accidents
- Medical malpractice and negligence
- Dangerous products and defects
- Workplace-based dangers, such as chemical exposure
- Crimes like aggravated assault, assault and domestic violence
- Supervised care facilities, such as long-term medical care, day care and adult care
Even though the plaintiff in these instances is the estate of the deceased, a wrongful death suit can be filed by surviving spouses, parents, or on behalf of the children of the deceased.
The Value of Hiring an Experienced Wrongful Death Attorney
Wrongful death lawsuits involve a highly specific area of personal injury law, which is why you need highly-experienced New York lawyers with extensive knowledge and experience preparing your wrongful death case. The experienced attorneys at Bragoli & Associates will act as an advocate on your behalf as you navigate the often confusing civil court system in New York.
Call our office at 631-423-7755. We offer a free and confidential case evaluation and serve clients throughout the entire State of New York.