In the state of North Carolina, those who are the dependents of a victim of wrongful death may be able to collect damages for the loss of provision that they have suffered. While no amount of money can replace the loss of a loved one, there are damages available to help compensate for your loss and ease the financial strain that you may be experiencing. It is important that you have skillful representation on your side and that you aggressively pursue your rights in court.
If your loved one was killed in an accident due to the negligence of a commercial driver, then the company responsible for the driver may try to hire private investigators and attorneys to minimize the damage done to the company. They may come to your door and offer you a settlement to try to avoid fighting over compensation in court. It is vitally important that you seek legal representation in your case and speak with an attorney before accepting any settlement. In some cases, this settlement may be a good deal, but many times it is not.
Collecting Damages from a Negligent Individual
Wrongful death may have occurred due to a serious car accident or in a case of an injury that lead to the death of the victim. It is important that you retain legal assistance in your case, as insurance companies will do everything that they can to perform damage control. They have one agenda: They will pursue a result that benefits their bottom line as much as possible. As skilled representatives, we work to provide you with the best possible outcome. We can advise you as to whether the settlement you have been offered is a good deal or whether you should work with us to pursue more damages in court. Seek our legal representation in your case today!