A Lawsuit Can Serve as a Deterrent
Everyone should look out for the well-being of others. It is a basic and almost natural thing that any person in their right mind would do. Those in the health industry, however, are expected to be able to provide a higher standard of care when dealing with their clients. Not only are they compensated for doing so. It is also something that they supposedly have a high degree of proficiency and expertise at. Failure to render the kind of assistance that they promised to provide could merit corresponding legal action. What is worse is if their inability to do so causes injury. This can range from being minor to severe and in some cases, death.
Losing someone that is close to you can be a very trying time. It is made even more unbearable when you know that it could have been entirely avoidable. Negligent behavior, deceit or malpractice is usually present to classify a death into a wrongful one. Relatives of victims by wrongful death are the ones left to suffer for their sudden and unexpected loss. Their emotional anguish and financial implications due to a loved one’s death if any, must be compensated. It is true that these monetary considerations will never be sufficient to atone for the loss. What it can do is to relieve the financial burden that must be taken up by those that were left behind and perhaps feel a sense of vindication that justice has been served.
In any case, such lawsuits can also remind the medical and health care industry to be at their very best. They cannot allow anyone from their ranks to fall to the wayside in terms of serving the clients who require their aid. Winning a wrongful death case against such professionals shows the general public that negligence, incompetence, and uncaring attitudes will not go unpunished.
There is a Time Frame Within Which To File
Wrongful death can be a devastating blow to any family. There is a time for grieving that must be respected and it differs for every person. Legally, however, there is a period within which to institute a case for wrongful death. At Lichtblau & Goldberg, we will be sure to uphold your rights while you mourn for your loved ones. We understand the difficulties that accompany wrongful death cases. Our five decades in the legal profession will provide you with timely and accurate assistance. Let us know immediately of your tragic loss so that we can promptly file the case for you.
Examples of Situations that may Result in Wrongful death:
• Car Accidents
• Medical Malpractice
• Negligent Care
• Workplace Accidents
• Product Liability
• Criminal Acts
The emotional and mental weight that family members carry due to the wrongful death of a loved one can be great. It is a burden that could be overcome in due time though there is no rush to do so. The filing however for a claim as a result of such loss has an expiry period. We at Lichtblau & Goldenberg are aware of the hardship associated when wrongful death occurs. Trying to go about legal matters when the incident is still fresh is not an easy matter.
Let our attorneys take care of this for you. Contact us at (561) 863-9100 to get a free consultation. We will handle everything so that you can receive the benefits allowed by law. You are not alone in your fight to seek justice for your loved one’s untimely death. We are but a phone call away.