Fatal Accident Claims
Losing someone in a fatal accident is a devastating experience which can never be reversed. We can nevertheless pursue a claim in order to ease the financial burden.
Our specialist team have experience of dealing with these matters and have helped numerous families before in these difficult circumstances. We will fight tirelessly to establish both the cause of the accident and who was responsible.
We will help you to obtain fatal accident compensation in order to ease any financial hardship that has resulted from the accident. We will also represent you at an inquest if required.
The two main causes of action for fatal accident claims are:
- The Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions Act) 1934 (LR(MP)A 1934), permits the deceased’s estate to claim.
- The Fatal Accidents Act 1976 (FAA 1976) allows a claim by dependants or those entitled to bereavement damages.
Compensation is available for things such as Pain, Suffering and Loss of Amenity of the deceased, Loss of Income, Dependency, Services/Care provided, damage to personal items and funeral expenses.
Calculating and securing your specific entitlement can be complicated. We would be more than happy to assist you in these difficult circumstances.
Therefore, if you have lost a loved one in a fatal accident then please contact us on 0800 999 9990.