Kenneth S. Nugent, P.C., a law firm in Atlanta, Georgia, has commented on the fatal car accident that occurred in the Northbound Lanes of Interstate 75. The car accident that occurred on July 8, resulted in one fatality but no identification has yet been made. They want to offer their condolences to the family and friends of the person who had passed away but they also want to point out that it is estimated that 31 people get killed in Georgia accidents every week. They would like to remind those who have lost a loved one because of the recklessness of another party that they have rights and protections under the law.
Kenneth S. Nugent himself says, “We call them ‘accidents’, but most of the time, these accidents are due to someone else’s wrongful action — or inaction. One call is all it takes for the experienced legal team at Kenneth S. Nugent, P.C. to help you. With over 350 years of collective experience and offices in Albany, Atlanta, Augusta, Columbus, Duluth, Macon, Savannah and Valdosta, our accident attorneys are ready to start working on your case today.”
The fatal accident on I-75 may fall under the classification of wrongful death. The attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, P.C. who have worked on wrongful death cases have helped many families move forward after the tragic event. They can provide help to families and loved ones of those who have passed away to recover compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, funeral bills, and other financial obligations that they may be responsible for in the future.
Wrongful death attorneys can help the family of a loved one who dies as a result of motor vehicle accidents, nursing home abuse, medical malpractice, unsafe premises, workplace accidents, and inadequate or faulty security. Motor vehicle accidents include accidents involving cars, motorcycles, trucks, ATVs, boats, and more. Medical malpractice can be due to surgical errors, misdiagnosis, failure to diagnose, hospital negligence, anesthesia errors, birth injuries, and pharmacy errors.
Workplace accidents can be due to accidents at construction sites, explosions, defective machinery, electrocutions, and falling objects. Wrongful death due to nursing home abuse can be the result of improper physical restraint, improper chemical use, dehydration, malnutrition, and preventable infections.
Wrongful death from unsafe premises can be happen in industrial premises, residences, retail stores, hazardous waste spills, and parks and recreation areas. Inadequate or faulty security issues can be due to apartment house attacks, broken alarm systems, untrained security guards, duplicate keys, non-functioning video surveillance, and unsecured parking lots and structures.
Having the assistance of a personal injury attorney is recommended because pursuing a wrongful death action in Georgia is a complicated task. It has been observed that the facts on how the event occurred are almost always in dispute. Those responsible and their huge and powerful insurance companies will likely claim that they honored any duty to protect the deceased, and will argue that it was just an unfortunate accident.
Thus, there is a need to have a legal team experienced in all aspects of getting maximum compensation for the losses of the families of Georgia wrongful death victims. As such, the firm will put the best accident reconstructionists and medical experts to work in investigating the circumstances and the cause of the death of the victim. They will also make sure that all forms and paperwork are accomplished properly and within the time frame allotted. This will make sure that the family of the victim will be able to maximize their settlement from life insurance proceeds, pensions, military benefits, and Social Security benefits. The legal team will also ensure that those responsible will be held accountable and will not do the same to someone else in the future.
Those who need more information about the services provided by the Atlanta personal injury attorney at The Law Offices of Kenneth S. Nugent, P.C. can visit their website or contact them through the telephone or through email. They are open from Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, and on Saturdays and Sundays, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.
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Kenneth S. Nugent, has law firm offices in Albany, Atlanta, Augusta, Columbus, Duluth, Macon, Savannah and Valdosta in Georgia.