In the past several years, more than 300 lives were lost as a result of car crashes in Johns Creek, Georgia. Unfortunately, car accidents happen every day, and you never know when one of these accidents can result in the loss of a loved one until it has already happened. Coping with the loss of a loved one can take years, and only the family of the deceased can truly understand how difficult this time can be. However, in this frustrating and emotionally difficult time, Johns Creek wrongful death lawyer Charles Scholle is here to help take some of the burden off you and your family.
A wrongful death is defined as a death that occurs when a person is killed because of the negligence, reckless disregard, or willful misconduct of another individual or company. Although many wrongful death cases arise as a result of car accidents, there are other categories of wrongful death in Georgia including medical malpractice, criminal behavior, airplane accidents, occupational exposure to hazardous conditions or substances, and death during a supervised activity.
In Georgia, the measure of damages for wrongful death is the full value of the life of the deceased, including economic damages, such as projected life income, as well as intangible damages. Charles Scholle strives to help you get the settlement you need to make dealing with these expenses a little easier.
The actions of others may have led to charges for emergency services or extensive hospital stays for personal injuries, such as spinal cord injury. In addition to the burden of funeral expenses, the loss of income and financial support can continue to hurt your family by destroying your financial stability. You may even be at risk of losing your home, filing bankruptcy or not being able to pay for your children’s education. Charles Scholle strives to help you get the settlement you need to make dealing with these expenses a little easier.
If someone you love has died unexpectedly due to the careless actions of another person, it can be difficult to confront the person or people responsible for the loss. Allow Charles Scholle to help you through the legal process so that you can focus on getting your family get through this trying time. To set up your free consultation, please send the firm a message online or call toll–free at 866-972-528.