San Diego Wrongful Death Lawyer
Wrongful Death Cases in San Diego, California
The sudden death of a loved one or friend is a terrible loss for those left behind. A patient may go a hospital for a medical procedure but consequently die from malpractice or negligence related injuries. If a loved one has been the victim of a wrongful death, you should contact San Diego medical malpractice and negligence attorneys for advice regarding your claim for negligence against a doctor or hospital. At The Law Offices of Dr. Bruce G. Fagel & Associates, we have successfully represented many clients who have suffered because of a wrongful death of a family member.
Common Causes of Negligent Wrongful Death in San Diego
Doctors or staff who acted in a negligent way by misdiagnosis of an illness, caused damage during surgery, or failed to properly diagnose in time to treat such as cancer or heart disease, may be found at fault in a wrongful death action. Following are some contributing factors in a wrongful death situation:
Proving a wrongful death through medical malpractice or negligence can be a complicated task. It requires determination of the exact cause of death, issue of strict liability, and the recipient of the claim or settlement award. Wrongful death claims are usually for the benefit of relatives, siblings or members of the party's estate. Our offices can provide you with more information regarding wrong death issues. A medical malpractice or negligence claim for wrongful death is complex and requiring the skill of an experienced attorney. If you have lost a loved one, you may be entitled to benefit from a lawsuit for damages and receive compensation for lost wages and future earnings, medical and funeral costs, pain and suffering, and loss of consortium. It is important that you contact us today at The Law Offices of Dr. Bruce G. Fagel & Associates for a consultation with one of our San Diego wrongful death attorneys.
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