Wrongful Death Law In Oklahoma
Personal Injury Lawyers serving Oklahoma City and throughout Oklahoma
Losing a loved one is a very difficult experience. When a spouse or child is senselessly killed due to a wrongful act or negligence, the pain can be almost unbearable.
If a family member has been killed by the actions or negligence of someone else, we can help.
An Oklahoma wrongful death claim can be made against the wrongdoer by the immediate family members (spouse or children). If the victim is a child the wrongful death, action would be pursued by the parents.
Wrongful death claims can arise as the result of any kind of accident. Incidents involving car accidents, truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, distracted drivers, aviation accidents, train accidents, boat accidents, on the job accidents, medical malpractice, birth injuries, surgical errors, misdiagnosis, nursing home abuse, pharmacy errors, dangerous drugs, defective products, dog bites, trip/slip and falls can all lead to an untimely and senseless loss of life.
The areas of recovery against the wrong doer in a wrongful death claim can include:
- Medical costs
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Lost income and family support
- Conscious pain and suffering of the victim
- Grief and lost companionship of the family
Suddenly you can be overwhelmed emotionally, physically and financially. We know how difficult a time this can be because James Self has been handling wrongful death claims for 30 years.
With millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts in wrongful death cases James Self knows how to handle the insurance companies to get his clients the justice and the money they deserve.
The death of a loved one can severely impact the quality and enjoyment of your life. You may be unable to work for a long time or the victim may have been your sole means of support and financial troubles can develop. The insurance adjusters can try to take advantage of the situation with early pressure to settle for much less than you deserve or may deny your claim totally.
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At a time like this don't let the insurance company take advantage of you. James Self will give you the advise you need and will work to get you the money and the justice you deserve. If your family member has been killed as the result of any type of accident, James Self would like to talk with you. Please contact our Oklahoma law firm today to schedule a free case evaluation.