By Your Side After A Tragedy
Losing a loved one to natural causes can turn your life upside down. If your loved one died as a result of careless or negligent act, this tragedy can have repercussions that are even more severe. A fatal accident can have lasting financial, emotional and mental consequences.
If another person’s or organization’s intentional or negligent behavior has caused the death of a family member, you may be able to file a wrongful death suit on your loved one’s behalf. Although taking legal action will not change the past, it can help you improve your financial future. Damages awarded in a wrongful death suit can often help you pay for related expenses and provide compensation for your loss.
Our seasoned attorneys at HPS Law Firm are ready to support you during your time of need. Do not hesitate to call 605-252-9277 for a consultation from an experienced legal professional.
Asserting Your Rights In A Wrongful Death Claim
In South Dakota, individuals who wish to file a wrongful death claim have only three years to do so. Once this period expires, survivors cannot take action, regardless of the strength of their case. Our attorneys are mindful of the state’s statute of limitations, so you can rely on them to move swiftly to protect your claim.
When you are our client, we use all of the resources at our disposal to build a compelling argument that gets the results that you deserve. Our trial lawyers have secured millions of dollars in damages for our clients throughout the state.
Our personal injury attorneys have extensive experience handling wrongful death claims arising from:
- Product malfunctions
- Slip and falls
- Motor vehicle collisions and accidents caused by drunk drivers
- Doctor’s errors and other forms of medical malpractice
- Motorcycle accidents caused by reckless drivers
Whether you need a strong legal ally in your battle against an individual, business or insurer, we are ready to assert your rights. Depending on the circumstances of your loved one’s death, you may be entitled to receive compensation for lost and future wages, funeral and burial fees, medical expenses, pain and suffering, and other damages.
We provide the honest and skilled counsel that you need during this difficult time. Turn to our team at HPS Law Firm to defend your interests with integrity and insight.
Talk To Us Today
Are you uncertain of the legal process? Unsure whether you have a claim? Get answers to these questions and more during a consultation. You can reach our Sioux Falls office at 605-252-9277 or by completing our online contact form. Schedule your appointment today.