Losing a loved one is one of the worst situations an individual can experience. The emotional pain and suffering one feels after losing a loved one suddenly due to someone else’s negligence or a workplace accident can be devastating and overwhelming. While legal recourse may not be an immediate priority, we can provide the legal support and consultation to help explain the legal process and provide you with the care and resources for you and your family. In Ontario there are two types of claims that can be brought in cases of wrongful death: (i) those made by the estate of the deceased and (ii) a Family Law Act claim which is made by family members of the deceased such as the deceased spouse, parents, siblings and children. Such claims can include compensation for loss of care and companionship and loss of potential net income of the deceased from the time of death until the end of their career.
Wrongful death circumstances could include death resulting from:
We are here to help answer your questions and help you recover all damages and get the compensation you deserve. Contact Missaghie Law to schedule a free no obligation consultation as soon as possible to find out what compensation you may be entitled to.