If you lose a loved one through the fault or negligence of someone else, you may want to make a fatal injury claim with the help of a law firm in Pencoed.
It is never easy when you lose a loved one, but knowing their death was caused by someone else and could have been avoided, is soul destroying. The feelings of resentment and anger, on top of the grieving process, can be very traumatic. The last thing on the families mind will be finance, but at some time this will have to be addressed and when they are ready a family member should contact our law firm to discuss making a fatal injury claim.
Our law firm in Pencoed, and elsewhere in the UK, can help if the death occurred in different ways
There are many different ways the death could have happened, and as long as it was not the fault of the victim, the family will be entitled to make a fatal injury claim. It could be that:
- They were the victim of a violent crime
- They were the victim of a road traffic accident
- They were the victim of medical negligence
The dependents that can make a claim
In the UK, the law states that anyone who was dependent on the deceased can make a fatal injury claim. This includes:
- A husband or ex-husband
- A wife or ex-wife
- A civil partner or former civil partner
- Someone who has been living with the deceased as husband or wife, for at least two years
- A parent
- A child
- Someone who lived with the deceased and was treated as their child
- Brothers and sisters
- Uncles and aunts
- Nieces and nephews
When the family is ready to make a fatal injury claim, one of them should contact Accident Advice Helpline.
How you make a fatal injury compensation claim with a law firm in Pencoed
The easiest and least stressful way of making a fatal injury claim is to contact Accident Advice Helpline as we have been dealing with these type of claims for over 16 years. We have helped many thousands of claimants get the compensation which they were entitled to.
Our in-house solicitors are highly-experienced and have the knowledge needed to deal with the large organisations that normally settle personal injury compensation claims, whether that is for a death or injury that needed medical attention.
Our friendly professional advisors will give you free legal advice and talk through your claim with you. If you decide you want to proceed, they will start the required processes, but if you decide against making a claim, they will not pressurise you in anyway..
We can help if you need a law firm in Pencoed. Call 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 (mobile) for more information.