Fatal accident claims & advice

The legal issues surrounding fatal accident claims can be complex and demanding. As specialist fatal accident claim Solicitors, we appreciate that no compensation can replace the untimely death of a loved one.

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Fatal Accident Claims

The legal issues surrounding fatal accident claims can be complex and demanding. As specialist fatal accident claim Solicitors, we appreciate that no compensation can replace the untimely death of a loved one. It can lead to total devastation. Fatal injury compensation is secondary but as time goes by a lump sum award will help with the financial stress caused.

Every unlawful fatal injury claim causing death is a personal tragedy and we ensure that each case will be treated sympathetically. Fatal accident dependency awards are a common factor for the immediate family left behind as well as compensation for the death and hurt.

We understand that not everyone is in search for compensation following a fatal accident. The truth is more important. Over a period of time help is often required if the deceased’s family are met with denials, shifting blame or an unsympathetic attitude. Fatal accident claim solicitors will listen to you and your family and take action.

Our Principal at fatal accident solicitors, Mr Ronnie Hutcheon has been quoted:

“The law does not always lead to justice but we will ensure that we will use our skill and experience to achieve the best result possible for the family and dependents.”

Our judgement and philosophy is to always act in the best interests of the family and dependents and nothing shall prevent or discourage our committed views. We encourage you to call even if it is something you may think is trivial or that we may not be able to help read more ». Certainly don’t worry about legal costs, we provide a No Win No Fee Solicitor Service.

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Fatal Accident Act 1976

The Fatal Accidents Act 1976provides for a fatal accident compensation award on behalf of the “dependants” of the Deceased. The Dependents are usually the Spouse, Partner, Children of the Deceased. However, we do understand that compensation following a fatal accident is often a secondary thought, but making a claim helps maintain financial stability and relieve the financial worry and stress that comes with losing a bread-winning spouse or partner. Often a claim out of financial necessity as well as getting to the truth of what happened following a sudden fatal accident tends to be the dominant factors when family dependents instruct solicitors.

Its not all about the fatal accident compensation. Our specialist fatal accident claims solicitors helps the family achieve a sense of justice by taking action against the Defendant to prove fault and to legally represent the family at the Inquest to help investigate the cause of death. Very often the Defendant denies responsibility or the cause of death is not always clear, which is why expert legal advice from specialist fatal accident claim solicitors are required to achieve justice and to claim the maximum amount of compensation.