The Truth About Wrongful Death Settlements

The Truth About Wrongful Death Settlements

The death of a loved one is even more traumatic when the death happens in an accident that was caused by someone else.

The time following the loss of a loved one in a wrongful death accident can be confusing and overwhelming. You are suddenly left with funeral arrangements to handle, bills to pay without the income you were used to, the overwhelming grief of other family members and your own mourning. Adding the stress of a trial to the mix may seem overwhelming. But the need for a financial recovery remains very real.

Contact us before you speak to the insurance company. We can discuss how wrongful death settlements work and whether you have grounds to seek compensation for your loved one’s death.

You Don’t Have to go to Trial to Recover Wrongful Death Damages

Many wrongful death lawsuits settle before they go to court. Settling a case is usually advantageous not only for you but also for the defendants and insurers. Yet, most defendants and insurers will only offer to settle a claim fairly when they know that you are serious about collecting damages.

One way to show insurers and defendants that you are serious about collecting damages is to hire the right Pennsylvania wrongful death lawyer. Attorney Jon Ostroff has represented more than 20,000 Pennsylvania accident victims over the past 20 years. Jon is also a Certified Mediator, so he has training to help other parties settle their cases. Jon know what it takes to properly settle your wrongful death case for your loved one’s estate. Insurers know this and they respect it. Jon’s proven track record makes insurance companies more likely to offer a fair settlement in your wrongful death case, whether your loved one’s death was caused by a car accident, truck accident, motorcycle accident, medical malpractice, defective product, or slip and fall accident.

How Ostroff Godshall Injury and Accident Lawyers Can Help

You should not have to bear the financial burden of your loved one’s wrongful death. The Pennsylvania personal injury attorneys of Ostroff Godshall Injury and Accident Lawyers sincerely believe that. We can’t take away the emotional burden that you face. We can’t undo the accident, but we will work hard to recover the greatest possible amount of damages.

Call Jon Ostroff and Ostroff Godshall Injury and Accident Lawyers to discuss your settlement options. We welcome the opportunity to help you during this difficult time.