If you have lost a family member and you suspect that the death could have been avoided by more diligent care on the part of a third-party, you may be entitled to damages under Florida law.
Bradley Pepper is an experienced personal injury attorney who has handled a myriad of personal injury cases in South Florida.
If you have questions about the kinds of damages you and the other surviving relatives could be in position to seek, we encourage you to call our office today for a complimentary consultation.
Mr. Pepper is happy to answer all of your questions about wrongful death, including who may be sued and what specific types of damages are eligible to be paid.
For more information about Florida wrongful death cases, please watch attorney Bradley Pepper in this short video.
What Damages Can I Recover In My Florida Wrongful Death Lawsuit?
A surviving family member could recover damages for a variety of things. They could recover damages for any kind of loss of support that the person has provided to them, whether it's money they are making from a job that help pay that person's expenses.
A person could also recover for loss of companionship, whether it's somebody who even if they weren't working, was still close and the person still feels their loss.
A person could also recover for any kind of emotional pain and suffering they've had from the loss of a child, if the child dies.
Also, lastly, a person could recover for any kind of funeral expenses or medical expenses.