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Compassionate Legal Support for Nebraska Wrongful Death Claims

In the face of a wrongful death, the grieving process is overwhelming, and the legal complexities that arise can exacerbate an already challenging situation. At Dowding, Dowding, Dowding, & Urbom, we understand the delicate nature of such cases. We are committed to providing effective legal representation to families in Lincoln and Grand Island grappling with the aftermath of a wrongful death.

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Leading Causes of Wrongful Death

Wrongful deaths can result from a variety of circumstances, each presenting its own set of legal challenges. Our attorneys are well versed in handling cases arising from:

  • Car Accidents: Tragically, many wrongful deaths occur on the roads due to negligent or reckless driving. Our firm has a proven track record of holding responsible parties accountable in these cases.
  • Medical Malpractice: When medical professionals fail to uphold their duty of care, the consequences can be devastating. We diligently investigate medical malpractice cases to seek justice for families who have lost a loved one due to medical negligence.
  • Workplace Accidents: In some instances, wrongful deaths occur on the job due to unsafe working conditions or inadequate safety measures. Our attorneys are adept at navigating the complexities of workplace wrongful death claims.
  • Defective Products: Manufacturers and distributors can be held liable if a defective product leads to a fatal incident. We have the expertise to pursue claims against those responsible for placing dangerous products in the hands of consumers.
  • Criminal Acts: In cases where a wrongful death results from criminal actions, our legal team works tirelessly to ensure that the case's criminal and civil aspects are addressed appropriately.

What Compensation is Available in Wrongful Death Claims?

Recovering damages in a wrongful death claim is contingent on various factors, such as the incident's circumstances and the impact on surviving family members. Dowding, Dowding, Dowding, & Urbom strives to secure fair compensation, including:

  • Medical Expenses: Recover costs incurred before succumbing to injuries.
  • Funeral and Burial Costs: We ensure the financial burden doesn't solely fall on the family.
  • Lost Income and Financial Support: Pursue damages for the family's financial struggles.
  • Pain and Suffering: Diligently pursue compensation for emotional distress.
  • Loss of Consortium: Explore avenues for damages related to companionship loss.

Understanding the Statute of Limitations in Nebraska

The statute of limitations for Nebraska wrongful death claims is crucial to note, generally two years from the incident. Exceptions and nuances exist, impacting the filing timeframe. Our attorneys, well-versed in Nebraska's legal intricacies, ensure deadlines are met, preventing the loss of the right to seek compensation. Prompt action is crucial, and our dedicated legal team efficiently guides clients.

Get in Touch with a Trusted Wrongful Death Lawyer Today

Navigating a wrongful death claim demands legal expertise, empathy, and commitment. Dowding, Dowding, Dowding, & Urbom's experienced attorneys are devoted to providing compassionate representation. Contact us today if you've lost a loved one due to negligence. We're here to advocate for the compensation and closure you deserve.

Contact Dowding, Dowding, Dowding, & Urbom today to schedule a meeting with our wrongful death lawyer in Lincoln & Grand Island! 

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