Wrongful Death Law
When a loved one has died as a result of someone else's recklessness or negligence, the injured person’s loved ones have a right to seek compensation for this terrible tragedy through the Illinois court system. Hire Powers Rogers & Smith as your Chicago Injury Lawyer today!
Common Causes of Wrongful Death
A number of different incidents can lead to a bodily injury or wrongful death case being filed. Some common causes of wrongful death claims in Chicago include:
- Medical Malpractice
- Car Accidents
- Work-related Injuries
- Maritime Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Trucking Accidents
- Offshore Accidents
- Criminal Attacks
- Airplane or Train Accidents
- Nursing Home Abuse
- Defective Products
Wrongful death is caused by the negligent, reckless or careless act of another person or company. If the death of a relative was determined to be caused by the negligence of a third-party, the surviving family members may have the right to recover compensation for their tragic loss. As your Chicago injury lawyer, we can help.
If you have been affected by the wrongful death of a family member, do not neglect your legal rights. The unexpected passing of a loved one can often leave families with many expenses such as hospital bills, funeral and burial costs. You may be able to receive compensation for these expenses along with the compensation of your loved ones lost wages and emotional distress through the Illinois court system.
Power, Rogers & Smith brings more than a quarter of a century of experience, determination and proven results to every bodily injury and wrongful death case our Chicago injury lawyer experts handle.
Please contact our wrongful death attorneys in Chicago at 312-236-9381 to find out how we can help you.
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