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If you’ve lost a loved one in an accident caused by another’s negligence, you are likely facing financial hardship in addition to your grief. Under Ohio law, you may have the right to file an Ohio wrongful death claim and pursue compensation that can ease your financial difficulties and help you move forward.
If you’re coping with the loss of a loved one, it is in your best interest to reach out to our highly skilled and compassionate Ohio wrongful death lawyers. At KNR, we can help you obtain justice and collect the fair compensation you may be entitled to.
Your loved one may have passed away after a car accident, truck accident, medical malpractice, slip and fall, defective product, or any incident that was not their fault.
If you are the spouse, child, parent, or sibling of the deceased, you may be eligible to file a wrongful death claim. After you confirm that you do meet the eligibility requirements, you will need to work with a wrongful death lawyer to prove:
In Ohio, the statute of limitations or time limit for filing wrongful death claims is two years from the date the victim passed away or two years from the date you found out about the death. This makes it essential to seek legal representation as soon as possible.
A loved one’s death can leave you sad, overwhelmed, and anxious about the future. By following these steps, you’ll be able to protect yourself – emotionally and legally.
If your loved one tragically passed away in an accident or incident that was caused by someone’s negligent actions, call KNR immediately. While we can’t bring your loved one back, we may be able to help you move forward with your life by securing compensation in a wrongful death claim.