When people lose a loved one in a motor vehicle accident or other life-altering tragedy, they lose the love of a partner, the income of a breadwinner, the indispensability of a caregiver, or perhaps all the dreams they had for a son or daughter.
Money is no substitute for the loss of a loved one. Nevertheless, families tell us that speaking up by filing a claim for compensation helps them put the loss behind them and get on with life. A lawsuit can be instrumental in the grieving process and effecting closure.
At The Keating Firm LTD., we have extensive experience working with families in the Columbus, Ohio area to obtain compensation for the loss of a loved one. Ohio law allows surviving family members of crash fatalities caused by negligence to seek damages for: