Who may be sued in a wrongful death claim for the cause of the accident in Harrison County?

When you have a wrongful death claim, it can sometimes be hard to determine who can be sued in your lawsuit. The good news for victims is that anyone who is negligible or found at fault for the death can be held accountable. With a Harrison County accident attorney, you can file a suit against any company, organization, person, or institution for a wrongful death incident. Provided that you can find proof of negligence or fault, you can sue just about anyone in the event of a wrongful death case. 

What a lot of people don't realize is that a wrongful death claim can have more than one party at fault. For example, if someone died as a result of an improper treatment at the hospital, the doctor can be held accountable. If you can find proof of negligence, such as wrongfully credentialing a doctor or mislabeling a file, the entire hospital or other staff members can be sued, as well. The job of yourHarrisonCountyaccident attorney is to figure out who is at fault based on evidence provided and whether they caused intentional harm, were negligent in care, or used willful conduct. 

Whether your wrongful death case has one negligent party or five, it's going to be important to hold everyone who was involved accountable. This can help ensure that people are properly punished and that the likelihood of another incident decreases because every single person involved is being legally punished for their actions (or the lack thereof). 

Contacting an Attorney to Handle Your Personal Injury Case 

When you're dealing with a personal injury case that involves wrongful death, you deserve compensation for you and your family’s loss. Protect your rights by seeking an accident attorney at the Miley Legal Group today to discuss your case and see what we can do for you: 888-436-0859.

Tim Miley
Injury Lawyer, Author, & Owner of The Miley Legal Group