Wrongful Death

Brooklyn Wrongful Death Attorney. As highly regarded Brooklyn wrongful death attorney, we know that losing a loved one due to negligence is not only heart breaking, but devastating.  Whether your loved one died as a result of bed sores in a hospital or nursing home, or due to fatal injuries suffered in an accident or because of defective products, we can help.  You may also deserve compensation for lost wages in addition to medical/funeral expenses and more.

At the Law Offices of Kaplan & Kaplan P.C. we have successfully represented clients with wrongful death claims in NYC, Manhattan, Long Island, Queens, and surrounding areas for decades.  We understand that no amount of money can bring back or replace a loved one; however, we also understand that the costs associated with losing a family member can be catastrophic.  Considering the skyrocketing cost of medical care and lost wages your loved one would have earned had he/she lived, along with other costs, you may be financially devastated.  Our Brooklyn wrongful death attorney have the skill, experience, and aggressive approach necessary to reach a favorable outcome.

Grieving man sitting at Wrongful Death situation

Suspect your loved one died as a result of bed sores?

Bed sores, also referred to as pressure sores or ulcers, often lead to the death of those confined to a bed, such as is often the case with elderly individuals in nursing homes or hospitals.  The sad thing is that in most cases, these types of injuries can be prevented by proper care.  If you suspect your loved one died as a result of pressure or bed sores (decubitus ulcers), it is important that you consult with our wrongful death law firm in Brooklyn right away.

Common causes of wrongful death

While an individual may lose her life due to almost any type of negligent circumstances, there are some that are more common than others.  Some of these include:

  • Medical malpractice or negligent medical care
  • Motor vehicle accidents caused by negligent motorists which result in the death of another motorist
  • Workplace accidents such as falls, explosions, electrocution – some examples of the most dangerous industries include construction sites, mine workers, fishermen, and electrical employees.
  • Defective products including pharmaceutical drugs or any type of product with a manufacturing defect.

The unnecessary death of someone you love as a result of someone else’s negligence is a horrible and traumatic event.  As a trusted Brooklyn Long Island wrongful death law firm, we are compassionate and have a unique ability in dealing with surviving family members who

Lady crying at grave due to wrongful deathhave suffered great tragedy.  In New York, cases involving wrongful death are extremely complex; it takes a law firm with expertise in this area to obtain the results you deserve for your loss.

When you have lost a child or parent because of the negligent actions of someone else, it can be an emotional and tragic loss.  It is likely that the last thing on your mind at this moment is becoming involved in a lawsuit.  However, as you go through the grieving process and work toward closure, you will find that the financial costs can be overwhelming.  You will likely face medical expense if your loved one required medical care prior to his or her death.  Additionally, you may face lost wages, funeral and burial expenses, loss of consortium and much more.  Those who were negligent should be held accountable for their actions.

We are compassionate, skilled, and dedicated

At the Law Offices of Kaplan & Kaplan P.C. our Brooklyn wrongful death attorneys are compassionate, skilled, and dedicated to securing positive results for our clients.  We offer the legal support and guidance that you need during what is no doubt the most difficult time in your life.  Click or call us today toll free for a no-cost case review at (855) 923-1444.