Wrongful death claims arise when somebody is killed due to another person or entity’s negligence and/or misconduct. Although there may be a criminal charges related to the fatality, a civil wrongful death lawsuit is a separate and distinct legal proceeding from a criminal prosecution.
Garrett’s Wrongful Death Consultants are often called upon to provide a professional, expert assessment based on all the available information. That information often includes an accident investigation and reconstruction. In premises liability cases involving wrongful death claim, such information is critical to understanding the issues presented by the facts. The expert’s at Garrett look at numerous types of wrongful death claims involving such circumstances as premise liability, automobile accidents, construction safety, fires, electrical and mechanical accidents, transportation, industrial workplace settings, and other venues and/or industries where a wrongful death might take place.