Fatal Accident Claims
Claiming compensation for a fatal accident can be highly complex and you need the very best legal advice and representation on offer.
At Imperium Law we have a team of specialist solicitors to help you claim compensation for the death of a loved one in an accident that was not their fault.
To discuss making a claim with a solicitor with the expertise to get you the maximum payout possible call 0800 633 5730.
We understand how devastating the death of a loved one can be, and are here to help and support you through the entire claims process.
While we understand no amount of money can make up for the loss of a loved one or bring them back to you, it can offer you financial security to help you rebuild your life.
We understand that for many individuals winning a payout may not be the primary reason for making a claim, often clients who have been bereaved are seeking answers as to what happened and why their loved one died.
We are here to get you answers, we listen what you and your family want and act in your best interest to achieve the best outcome possible.
Our solicitors can help you claim the compensation you need to maintain financial stability after the loss of a bread winning partner.
Who can claim after a fatal accident?
For an indication of what you may be entitled to, call one of our fatal injury lawyers for a review of your case.
The Fatal Accident Act 1976 is an act which provides compensation for the dependants of the deceased, this is usually the spouse, partner or children who are under either 18 or 21 years old if they have remained in full time education. However dependants can extend to brothers, sisters, parents and grandparents.
What can you claim for?
A claim can be made for:
- The pain, suffering and financial losses experienced by the deceased between their injury and death
- Funeral expenses
- Dependency loss, which is the loss of financial support such as net wages after the death of a breadwinner
- Bereavement award
Working out what you could be due
There are various elements which are used to work out how much compensation is due. However each case is unique therefore it is impossible to gauge any possible compensation award without knowing the circumstances of a fatal accident claim. Call us to discuss your claim in detail.
To find out about making a claim call us for free on 0800 633 5730, or fill in our contact form and we will call you back at a time that suits you.