The time following a person’s death can have a significant effect on his or her loved ones, especially those who were financially and emotionally dependent on the decedent.

Although no amount of money will be able to replace the love and support your loved one provided, a wrongful death claim may help with any financial uncertainty you may have about the future.

If you believe your loved one’s death was caused by another’s negligence, our Las Vegas wrongful death attorneys will provide you with a free, no obligation consultation to review your claim and determine if you are entitled compensation. We will work to help you receive the justice and compensation you deserve.

Economic Damages

The purpose of a wrongful death claim is to recover the economic damages, or compensatory damages, that the victim and his or her surviving loved ones suffered before and after the person’s death.

Compensatory damages are also intended to provide future financial relief that the victim would have provided if he or she had survived the at-fault party’s actions. The damages recoverable from a wrongful death action include:

Medical Expenses

The decedent’s surviving loved ones can be compensated for the cost of the decedent’s medical expenses prior to his or her death. This can include expenses for:

  • Hospital bills
  • Surgical procedures