Wrongful Death

Wrongful death occurs when someone suffers a catastrophic injury that results in death. If you lose a loved one because of someone else’s negligence, recklessness, or irresponsible behavior, attorneys at the Birmingham law firm of Frank S. Buck, P.C., understand the Alabama wrongful death statute and can help you file a claim.

Spouses, children, parents, and extended family members can file wrongful death claims in Alabama. The statute of limitations in Alabama for wrongful death lawsuits is 2 years. Call a Birmingham wrongful death lawyer immediately if a loved one dies because of medical malpractice, defective product, vehicular accident, including airplanes, slip and fall injuries, or workplace injuries.

Lawsuit claims may include costs for medical bills, pain and suffering on the part of the survivors, loss of future wages, loss of companionship, and loss of future benefits for the spouse, including pensions and medical insurance, and funeral arrangements.

If a loved one died due to the negligence of an individual or company, wrongful death attorneys at the Birmingham, Alabama, law office of Frank S. Buck, P.C., can get you the compensation you deserve before it is too late.