Wrongful Death

San Diego Wrongful Death Attorneys

If you lost a loved one in an accident or due to another’s negligence, you may have the legal grounds to seek compensation in a wrongful death claim or a workers’ compensation death claim.

At Bender & Gritz, APLC, our attorneys have substantial experience advocating for the right of individuals and families to recover after the wrongful death of a loved one. We have a proven record of success in both personal injury wrongful death lawsuits and workers' compensation death claims. Our goal is to help you obtain the maximum compensation available in cases involving:

  • Fatal auto accidents (car crashes and truck wrecks)
  • Deadly workplace injuries and construction accidents
  • Slips and falls resulting in fatal injury
  • Boating accidents resulting in drowning or other fatal injuries
  • Deadly railroad accidents
  • Death due to negligence at a hospital or during surgery

In a civil wrongful death claim, we focus on documenting the full extent of the financial loss you and your family have suffered, and will suffer in the future due to the negligent act that caused your loved one’s death. Contact us today to schedule a free initial consultation.

Compensation for Families Suffering the Wrongful Death of a Loved One

In a civil wrongful death claim, there are many considerations that can affect the compensation available, including:

  • Medical and burial costs
  • Lost wages
  • Future earnings
  • Mental anguish
  • Loss of companionship

In order to obtain compensation in either a civil wrongful death or workers’ compensation claim for survivors’ benefits, it will be necessary to prove that you received financial support from the loved one who died.

An experienced personal injury and workers’ compensation lawyer at Bender & Gritz, can help you navigate the legal complexities and will be a source of understanding and support in this difficult time. We know that often, simply having a caring, proven professional on your side can greatly ease your anxiety.

Contact Bender & Gritz Today

Our firm offers a free, informative consultation so that you can get the answers you need in a caring, no-pressure atmosphere. If you hire us to handle your wrongful death case, there will be no fee for you to pay until we obtain financial compensation on your claim or lawsuit. Call 619-618-2988 or 866-603-7941 toll free or send us an e-mail to discuss your options and to learn what we can do for you.

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