Fall River Wrongful Death Lawyers
If your loved one was killed in an accident caused by someone else’s reckless or negligent actions, you could be owed significant compensation for your loss. The Fall River wrongful death attorneys at the Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini, Accident & Injury Lawyers, Ltd., have decades of experience winning wrongful death cases for families like yours that are terrified of a future not just without your loved one but without their financial support.
The loss of a loved one is devastating. We are here to provide compassionate, qualified legal work for families just like yours. We know the law, we understand your pain, and we want to work for you.
If your loved one was a victim of a wrongful death in Fall River, you should contact the attorneys at the Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini, Accident & Injury Lawyers, Ltd., immediately. We’ll take your call at (401) 751-8855 at any hour and help you understand your legal options.
Why a Lawyer Is Necessary at This Difficult Moment
Nothing is as painful and traumatic as a wrongful death. Not only is the wrongful death of a loved one unexpected, but it may also be solely due to the negligence or malicious behavior of others. In addition to the intense emotional pain you feel at this time, you and your family may suddenly find yourselves struggling financially as well. Unexpected death leads to many unforeseen costs, such as medical expenses, funeral costs, and burial costs. In addition, you may now be missing out on the wages that your deceased loved one brought home and which you depended on.
After such a devastating event, you likely desire justice. Unfortunately, to get that justice, it is necessary to navigate the complex and slow legal system. Thorough knowledge of the law and experience working with it is crucial for those who want a result that is fair for the surviving family.
Wrongful death personal injury lawyers know the best way to pursue compensation from those who have done unforgivable harm to the person who has died and their family. With a wrongful death lawyer, you can concentrate on your family and your emotional healing, while your lawyer pursues the justice and compensation you deserve and need.
Why the Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini, Accident & Injury Lawyers, Ltd., Is the Right Wrongful Death Law Firm For You
At heart, the Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini, Accident & Injury Lawyers, Ltd. is built off of family. Our office includes founder Ronald J. Resmini and three of his sons: Jason, Adam, and Andrew. That’s why you can trust that we understand what this wrongful death means for your family better than any other law firm.
We combine this connection to family and our clients with decades of award-winning and settlement-winning experience with wrongful death law. Ronald J. Resmini is one of the most respected and lauded personal injury attorneys in Rhode Island. He’s a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and was selected for the Super Lawyers of Rhode Island list multiple times. He has, in fact, written the book on Rhode Island personal injury law, because he is the author of more than 20 handbooks. His sons have followed in his footsteps, with all three earning a place on the prestigious Rising Stars of Rhode Island law list.
These awards show the dedication the Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini, Accident & Injury Lawyers, Ltd., has to the law and to our clients. We have won tens of millions of dollars in settlements for cases just like yours.
Wrongful Death Cases We Can Help You With
Wrongful death affects far too many individuals and families in Fall River and across the nation. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, deaths from unintentional injuries are the fourth most common cause of death in the United States.
Some of the most common causes of wrongful death include:
- Car, truck, and other vehicle accidents
- Accidents caused by driving under the influence
- Bicycle or pedestrian accidents
- Medical malpractice
- Nursing home neglect and abuse
- Workplace related accidents
- Defective food
- Medication error due to prescribing the wrong medication
- Slipping and falling due to premises negligence
- Lead poisoning, asbestos, and other faulty construction issues
- Dog bites and other animal attacks
- Homicide and acts of violence
Deaths resulting from any of the above can lead to a wrongful death suit, and this is by no means an exhaustive list. If you suspect the death of your loved one is the result of fault from another party and it isn’t covered on the above list, be sure to contact a lawyer to discuss the specifics in more detail.
Wrongful death suits can pursue compensation that covers a number of needs. Some of these needs include:
- Medical expenses related to the wrongful death of a loved one, such as treatments for the injury that led to death
- Cost of burial and other funeral expenses
- Loss of future earnings that would have provided for the family
- Punitive damages for egregious conduct from the guilty parties
- Pain and suffering over the loss of a loved one
- Loss of love and companionship for the family
Not all of these may apply to your particular case, or there may be other avenues through which you can pursue compensation. The best way to know is to contact a lawyer at the Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini, Accident & Injury Lawyers, Ltd. to discuss the best legal strategy for you and your family.
Furthermore, only certain people can file wrongful death suits. Usually, only immediate family, people who were dependent on the deceased’s salary, or the executor of their estate can file a claim. If you are unsure whether you are eligible to file a wrongful death lawsuit, an attorney from the Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini, Accident & Injury Lawyers, Ltd., can assist you.
Contact Us to Get Justice and Compensation Today
If you have suffered the loss of a loved one in Fall River because of a wrongful death, you don’t have to suffer alone. Contact the Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini, Accident & Injury Lawyers, Ltd. to discuss your legal options with one of the top wrongful death attorneys in Rhode Island.
We are available 24/7, and you’ll never see a legal bill unless we win your case for you. Call our Fall River attorneys at (401) 751-8855 to begin the process of securing the future for your family that others robbed you of.