Wrongful death claims in Alabama

On Behalf of | Oct 2, 2014 | Wrongful Death

A fatal accident can claim the life of a loved one on any day and at any moment in time. This is a reality that every Birmingham resident must face. While there is nothing that can be done to bring back a loved one lost in such a tragic event, in certain circumstances, legal avenues may be used to seek restitution and hold responsible parties liable for the loss in civil court.

Marsh, Rickard & Bryan, P.C., is a law firm in Birmingham, Alabama, that is passionate about helping families who have lost their loved ones in fatal accidents. We are dedicated to defending and protecting the rights of our clients in such cases while holding wrongdoers accountable.

Alabama state law has a unique way of approaching wrongful death cases. Namely, our state has established wrongful death laws with the primary purpose of punishing wrongdoers as opposed to having the primary purpose of merely compensating surviving family members.

When an Alabama resident dies in a car accident, nursing home neglect situation, fire or some other kind of catastrophe, the deceased person’s family members will be left to mourn the loss of their loved one. They may feel anger, depression, grief, frustration and more. During such a trying moment, it can be hard to make decisions regarding the pursuit of a wrongful death claim to hold responsible parties liable. This is why it is essential to contact a highly experienced attorney in such matters. The attorneys at Marsh, Rickard & Bryan, P.C., are not only highly experienced, but they also use cutting edge technology to help jurors understand exactly what happened in a given crash.

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