Losing a relative or loved one because of a fatal accident is an incredibly difficult time for the family left behind. At Gorvins we fully understand the trauma caused and the hardships you are left with; as such we can help you to make a fatal injury compensation claim for the loss you have suffered.

Not only can this period of time be very difficult emotionally during the grieving process, but you may also be impacted financially leading to trouble on such things as household costs and paying bills.

Our experienced solicitors will discuss your case sensitively and will help you to claim compensation if your relative or partner has been involved in a fatal accident. Call us on 0161 930 5151 or fill in our online contact form and we will be back in touch as soon as we can.

Gorvins Approach to Dealing with a Fatal Accident Claim

Here at Gorvins are personal injury solicitors are trained to deal with and assist families at this highly distressing time. We will do all we can to find out what caused the accident and who was ultimately responsible. If the fatal accident is the fault of someone else we will endeavour to do all we can to recover the maximum losses for you.

As we understand how emotionally charged a fatal accident claim can be, we strive to go beyond just working on the bare necessities of a case. Our professional and supportive team work hard to gain compensation that can aid with the recovery in the fastest and most efficient manner.

How do I know if I can claim on behalf of a deceased relative?

We know claiming for compensation after the loss of a loved one may not be the first thing on your mind, but it could be incredibly important in helping you to carry on with your life, especially if the loss was of the main family breadwinner.

In the past we have assisted clients to claim compensation after a fatality from a variety of accidents, such as road traffic accidents, accidents in the workplace and pedestrian fatalities. You may be worried that you aren’t an immediate family member of the loved one who has passed away, but if you are in any way dependent on the relative for support, it may well be possible to make a compensation claim.

How Can Gorvins Help?

Our experienced legal team will first of all assist and advise you on whether you eligible to make a fatal accident claim depending on the circumstances of the accident and your relationship to the deceased. Once we are acting for you, you will be given a dedicated solicitor who will look after your case from day one till the end when you receive compensation. We will always be on hand to discuss your case, lend you support and help you in every way we can.

Next Steps

If you have unfortunately lost a loved one during an accident that wasn’t their fault and would like to have a discussion with a specialist solicitor, call us on 0161 930 5151. You can also fill in our online contact form.

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