Wrongful Death

Punitive Damages in South Carolina

Each personal injury case is different, and this difference is essential when we are talking about punitive damages. For instance, some cases involve a simple lack of care where one party does not look out for another. This could be when a driver is distracted and does not see the car in front of them has stopped and hits them in the rear. In most cases, punitive damages would not be supported here.

Proving Negligence in a Wrongful Death Claim

Losing a loved one due to unfortunate means can be heartbreaking for the loved ones that they left behind. Unlike natural causes, death due to negligence or wrongful death is an incident caused “by another person or entity’s wrongful or negligent act,” (AllLaw). What might come to most mind’s in the case of wrongful death

Wrongful Death FAQ’s

People constantly ask and anxiously want to know. Well, we’ve answered a few FAQs about wrongful death action suits. Check them out below.  Question 1: What is a wrongful death action? Wrongful death actions are action lawsuits that are filed on behalf of the deceased. This can be filed by relatives and next of kin.

What Is a Wrongful Death Claim in South Carolina?

Losing a family member is never easy. Even when your loved one lived a long life, and you expect their death, it can be difficult to accept that it is the time for them to leave this world. However, grief can be even more intense and difficult to process when a loved one’s death is