If a member of your family has died as a result of a fatal accident, which was due to no fault of their own, you may be entitled to make a Fatal Accident Claim to be able to secure compensation. Aside from dealing with the huge emotional trauma arising as a result of the loss of a loved one, those left behind also have to deal with financial concerns which are particularly significant if the deceased was the main earnings provider of the family.
Should you choose to pursue a claim with TO BE CONFIRMED your case will be dealt with by a senior solicitor who will have extensive experience of dealing with Fatal Accident Claims. If you have lost a loved one then you will need specialist advice to ascertain what compensation may be recoverable.
There are two main elements to any Fatal Accident Claim:
There is also a separate statutory award for bereavement applicable in certain circumstances.