Filing a Wrongful Death Claim as a Surviving Spouse
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Filing a Wrongful Death Claim as a Surviving Spouse

If your husband or wife was recently killed in an accident, due to the negligence of a third party, you may be in position to file a wrongful death claim.

Massachusetts wrongful death laws are complex, so filing a claim is easier said than done. To ensure that you are on the right track from the start, it is essential to hire an experienced wrongful death attorney.

Wrongful Death Damages

By filing a lawsuit, you may be able to recover compensation for the following damages:

  • Loss of future net income
  • Loss of support
  • Loss of companionship
  • Possible punitive damages

How Long do I have?

The statute of limitations on wrongful death claims varies from one state to the next, ranging from one to six years. Since it can take a long time to put a case together, thanks to all the details, it is important to contact a knowledgeable attorney as soon as possible.

Filing a wrongful death claim as a surviving spouse is within your rights. When you contact us, you will find yourself in good hands from the start.

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