The loss of a loved one takes a huge toll on the family and friends involved. Along with the pain & suffering of losing a loved one comes the concern of medical bills, future lost income and funeral expenses.
The term Wrongful Death is defined as a death of a loved one as a result of a wrongful or negligent act or acts of another individual. There are multiple types of wrongful death cases including:
- Car Accidents – as a result of an intoxicated driver, speeding, auto defects or road defects.
- Truck Accidents – due to negligent driver error, aggressive driving, operating a truck in adverse conditions or truck company negligence.
- Medical Malpractice – the result of negligent doctors or medical staff cutting corners or failing to follow proper medical procedures.
- Workplace Accidents – it is an employer’s responsibility to keep all employees safe while on the job. If they fail to do so, causing a fatal accident, they can be held liable.
If someone has died due to the negligence of another individual, hospital, or company’s negligence/actions they can be held responsible for compensating the surviving family members for the loss of a loved one.
The experienced Auburn wrongful death lawyers at Floyd Hunter Injury Law can help bring justice to your family. It is critical to talk to an attorney as soon as possible following your loved one’s death.
At Floyd Hunter Injury Law, we will answer any questions you have in regards to filing for wrongful death damages, and how to determine who is eligible to file a claim for damages. We will work for you to make sure you can properly grieve the loss of a loved one.
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Auburn is in Lee County, Alabama, United States. It is the largest city in eastern Alabama with a 2016 population of 63,118. It is a principal city of the Auburn-Opelika Metropolitan Area
Auburn Legal Resources:
Auburn City Police Department– The Police Department mission statement is to protect the life and property of all citizens against criminal activity and to create a secure and safe environment, they serve all citizens of Auburn City by providing a mix of public safety and public service functions.
Auburn City Codes– This website provides helpful information regarding the Auburn City Ordinances.
Auburn Municipal Court – The mission of the Judicial Department is to provide a constitutional and statutory medium for the enforcement of traffic offenses, municipal ordinance violations, and State misdemeanors adopted by municipal ordinance as offenses against the City of Auburn.