Losing a loved one as a result of natural causes is never easy; losing a family member due to the negligence of others is a traumatic, life-altering experience for the entire family. In addition to the emotional pain, family members are left to deal with a host of legal and financial questions.
If your family member has been killed as a result of negligence, it is crucial to know your rights as a survivor. At Kronis, Rotsztain, Margles, Cappel LLP, we represent families in wrongful death claims throughout the Greater Toronto Area. We have resources to pursue claims under the Family Law Act, seeking full compensation for the surviving spouse, children, grandchildren, parents, grandparents, brothers and sisters of fatal injury victims.
Compensable Damages in Wrongful Death Cases
When someone is killed as a result of fault or negligence, the affected family members may be entitled to recover for a variety of damages, including:
- Expenses incurred for the deceased
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Death benefits from first-party insurance policies
- Loss of financial contribution
- Loss of care, guidance and companionship
- Loss of household support
Contact Our Compassionate Ontario Fatal Accident Lawyers
To speak to a lawyer about your claim, contact us at 416-218-5630. You will owe no fees until your case reaches a settlement or verdict.