What is Wrongful Death?

Posted by Richard P. Hastings | Oct 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

When a family member dies as the result of another's negligence, you can be left traumatized and facing substantial expenses as well as financial instability.

Wrongful death is an area of law that allows family members of those killed by others' carelessness to seek financial compensation and justice. The Connecticut wrongful death attorneys at Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP have extensive experience helping families recover maximum monetary compensation and peace of mind when a loved one dies due to the negligent act of someone else.

If you lost a family member due to the negligence of another, please contact Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP for your free consultation. Our wrongful death attorneys are proud to serve clients from the Ridgefield, Danbury, New Haven and Stamford, Connecticut, areas.

Damages in wrongful death cases may include money for:

  • Medical costs
  • Funeral expenses
  • Loss of future earnings
  • Loss of benefits
  • Loss of inheritance
  • Pain and suffering
  • Loss of consortium

The Connecticut wrongful death lawyers at Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP have a proven track record of success in wrongful death cases related to:

For more information about wrongful death cases, please see our Questions about Wrongful Death page.

About the Author

Richard P. Hastings

Attorney Hastings concentrates his practice on personal injury and litigation. Devoted to helping those who have suffered some type of wrong, Richard P. Hastings concentrates his law practice on personal injury law.


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