PA Wrongful Death Attorneys

Losing a loved one suddenly is never easy on a family. But when that loved one is killed as a result of someone else’s negligence, the loss is immeasurable. With a pile filled of medical bills and funeral expenses, the last thing that family is thinking of is getting compensated for their loved one’s wrongful death.

Unfortunately, this is the time to be thinking of compensation. For more than five decades, our wrongful death lawyers at Munley Law have been fighting for families throughout the tri-state area who lost a family member as a result of someone else’s recklessness. As the leading wrongful death attorneys in Pennsylvania, our team will bring all our expertise to your case and help you get the justice you deserve for the loss of your loved one.

Typical Causes of Wrongful Death

Wrongful death lawsuits are filed by the family of the deceased person, whether it’s a the spouse, child, or parent. Typical causes of wrongful death lawsuits include:

  • Wrongful Death Lawyers Munley LawTruck Accidents – Each year, approximately 3,600 people are killed in accidents involving large trucks.
  • Bus Accidents – There are between 200-300 fatal bus crashes each year. While bus accidents are rare, they tend to be particularly devastating when they do occur.
  • Medical Malpractice – Medical negligence is among the leading causes of wrongful death.
  • Work Injuries – According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, roughly 4,400 workplace fatalities occur every year.
  • Defective Products – Every year dangerous products line the shelves of the country’s retailers, causing 22,000 deaths that could have been avoided.
  • Premises Liability – This covers a wide range of deadly situations including electrocution, faulty stairs or railings, wet floors, and much more.

The Sooner You Hire Munley Law, Better

There is a two-year statute of limitations for how long you have to file a wrongful death claim in Pennsylvania. That time period can be a comfort for family members as they grieve and rebuild their lives, but it is important to remember that wrongful death claims must be backed by strong evidence.

Compensation from a successful wrongful death lawsuit includes payment of funeral expenses and medical bills, loss of wages, and pain and suffering. The longer you wait to take legal action, the more likely it is that important evidence will be lost or destroyed. Our wrongful death attorneys can obtain police reports, witness statements and insurance company information so that you can focus on the most important thing – your family’s well being.  Call us today.  We can help.  844-686-5397 or fill our our online form.

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