When a wrongful death attorney sits down with a client to examine whether or not there might be grounds for pursuing a civil claim, there are several issues that come into play. If you're wondering whether you might have a case, here's what you need to keep in mind. A Close Relationship with the Deceased In order to have the legal standing required to seek compensation, the plaintiff in a wrongful death case has to have a very close relationship with whoever died.
My husband does much of our auto repair work himself. We do all that we can to save a dollar when we can, and doing the repair work saves us a small fortune each year. Unfortunately, all of the money that we have saved over the past 15 years has gone to pay the medical bills that we have accumulated during the last several months after a floor jack failed and dropped our car on top of my husband. A few days after the incident, I contacted an injury attorney. I have created a blog to help others that have been injured due to faulty products find some sort of resolution.