Wrongful Death

Wrongful death happens when somebody is killed because of another person or entity’s negligence or misconduct. Although there may be a criminal prosecution related to the fatality, a wrongful death lawsuit is a civil action that is separate and distinct from any criminal charges.

Garrett Engineer’s wrongful death consultants can be called upon to provide an assessment based on an accident investigation and reconstruction as a means of determining the role of premises liability in the cause of death. The expert’s at Garrett will look at numerous types of wrongful death claims such automobile accidents, construction safety, fires, electrical and general contracting, transportation, industrial workplace settings, and other such professions.