Holding Negligent Parties Accountable For Wrongful Death
If you have lost a family member to wrongful death, you already know that it is a staggering personal loss; no one can dispute that. It can also be an economic loss that your family may not recover from without compensation from the negligent party.
At Rittgers Rittgers & Nakajima, we know that money cannot bring back your loved one, but it can provide for your family financially. You can be certain that our wrongful death attorneys understand what you are facing now. Let them help you see a way forward that allows you to pay your bills and keep your home. Our lawyers will treat you with compassion and respect throughout the process. You can speak with them today at 513-496-0134. Your consultation is free and confidential.
Our Team Can Handle Any Type Of Wrongful Death Case
With their depth of experience, our attorneys can take on nearly any personal injury case involving a fatality, including those concerning:
- Vehicle accidents of all kinds
- Falls from slipping or tripping
- Nursing home injuries
- Medical negligence
- Dog attacks
- Dangerous and defective products
- Injuries on construction sites
This is just a partial list of case types. Please contact us if you have questions about your case.
How Can Filing A Lawsuit Help You?
In a wrongful death suit, you will seek financial compensation from the party responsible for the accident or injury. As your lawyers, our attorneys will first investigate the cause of the accident and determine who is liable for it. Depending on the facts of the case, that could be a driver, health care professional, property owner, manufacturer or dog owner, for example. The negligent party’s insurance company is typically who you will fight for compensation.
Insurance companies are a business, and, just like any other, they want to make a profit. Paying out compensation to injured or wronged parties reduces the amount of money they have, so they battle hard to deny or undervalue most injury and death claims.
You will need a legal team with the experience and trial skills to recover the compensation you need for your losses from your family member’s death. This may include:
- Medical expenses prior to death
- Loss of their income
- Your emotional trauma
- Your family member’s pain and suffering prior to death
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Loss of consortium
- Loss of the services they provided to the household
Remember that your family will need enough money to cover your related past, present and future losses. This is why you need experienced attorneys on your side. Ours know how to calculate the full value of your claim so that you do not have to worry about lacking funds in the future. They also know how to negotiate with the insurance company for the economic damages you need. If it will not offer a fair settlement, then our lawyers will take it to court.
Talk With Our Attorneys To See What They Can Do For You
Our caring, knowledgeable lawyers are here for you and your family. They can meet wherever it is convenient for you, or they can speak with you over the phone or via videoconferencing. Please call us at 513-496-0134 or send us an email today to get started. Your consultation is free.
We have conveniently located offices in Lebanon, West Chester, Oxford and downtown Cincinnati, which allows us to serve clients in Butler, Warren and Hamilton counties and surrounding areas of southwest Ohio. We also have an office in Florence, Kentucky.