Robert A. Solomon, P.C.
Two Offices Serving
New York and New Jersey

Wrongful deaths are devastating

All of us are expected to live a long, full life. There may be some inherent danger in walking outside, driving a car, getting medical treatment or using specific tools or products, but we do not expect to lose our lives doing those kinds of things. We live our lives without fear, and embrace the small risks as necessary.

These small risks can become more serious if another party or entity is involved. If they are negligent, these risks can become real dangers. Indeed, if a company is lax on safety requirements, if a person is not paying attention on the road or if a construction job goes wrong, the risk of death is frighteningly present and not so far-fetched.

Sadly, these situations are more common than you would think. Losing a loved one or friend to something like medical malpractice or a car accident can be devastating. It is hard to wrap your head around the fact that your loved one has died because of negligence. It is often unexpected and much too soon.

You may left feeling helpless and unsure what to do. Not only are you grieving your loved one's unexpected passing, but you may have also lost things like financial stability or insurance, and you may need to pay for things like a funeral and property damage.

We should be able to live our lives without fear. Unfortunately, the worst can sometimes happen. If your loved one has suffered a wrongful death, it may be in your best interest to consult a lawyer. They may be able to help you get compensation for this event.

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