Nothing is more devastating than to lose a loved one, especially in an accident that was preventable. When someone else's negligence results in severe accident injuries on an ATV, and death results, you may be able to receive compensation in a West Virginia wrongful death claim.
By consulting with a Clarksburg wrongful death attorney, you can find out what your legal rights are and how to proceed with filing a claim. Additionally, a Clarksburg wrongful death attorney will investigate the circumstances surrounding your loved one's fatal ATV accident to determine how negligence may be proved, whether it was the result of another person or a manufacturing company.
Whether your loved one's fatal ATV accident was the result of a design flaw, equipment malfunction or the recklessness of another, you may be able to recover damages. A Clarksburg wrongful death attorney can review what compensation you may receive, depending on the circumstances of your loved one's death.
Some of the damages that may be recovered in a fatal ATV accident include:
- pain and suffering of your loved one (prior to death);
- hospital/medical expenses for your loved one (prior to death);
- loss of companionship;
- loss of earning capacity; and
- mental distress.
There may be other types of damages recoverable in this type of claim. A Clarksburg wrongful death attorney will evaluate your case and discuss with you all of your legal options pertaining to your loved one's fatal ATV accident in West Virginia.
Contacting a Clarksburg Wrongful Death Attorney
The Miley Legal Group will work with you to fight for the compensation you deserve and help you to move on with your life. Contact us today to schedule a no-cost consultation - 304-326-1800.