Legal Help for Families Torn Apart by a Fatal Car Crash
Across the United States, a fatal motor vehicle accident claims one life every 16 minutes according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). If you have lost a loved one in a tragic car accident because of the negligent, reckless or careless driving of another, you have legal options for seeking justice and compensation from those responsible for your loss.
When you have lost a family member - your father, mother, husband, wife, son or daughter - in a fatal Georgia car accident, the wrongful death attorneys of Butler Wooten & Peak LLP are here to help you. When you have questions about your legal rights, please don't hesitate to contact us to discuss how our lawyers can help you recover.
Obtaining Full Recovery For Your Losses After A Fatal Crash
Our experienced Georgia fatal car wreck lawyers understand that no amount of money can bring back your loved one. We also know that the loss of a loved one can create an unfair financial burden on family members through unforeseen expenses and a sudden loss of income. We can help you pursue a wrongful death lawsuit to obtain compensation for:
- Funeral expenses
- Burial costs
- Medical expenses
- Lost income
With teams based in Atlanta and Columbus, our law firm has the resources to fully investigate the cause of a deadly car wreck to determine who is at fault. We also have the legal knowledge to hold that person, business or the insurance company responsible for a wrongful death after a fatal accident is caused by a:
- Drunk or drugged driver
- Distracted driver or texting driver
- Speeding driver
- Dangerous roadway
- Defective auto part
- Malfunctioning warning system, such as at a train crossing
The National Traffic Safety Council reported a five percent increase in fatal traffic accidents across the U.S. in 2012. With an average of 30,000 fatal motor vehicle accidents each year, car crashes are the leading cause of accidental death throughout the country. If you have lost a loved one in a serious motor vehicle accident, you are not alone and you deserve an experienced lawyer on your side.
Call Butler Wooten & Peak LLP For A Free Consultation
Our Georgia-based law firm has been helping families tragically affected by the loss of a loved one in serious car wrecks for more than 30 years. We have successfully recovered millions of dollars for families through wrongful death claims after a car crash. Contact our lawyers online or at 800-213-5343 to discuss how we can help you hold the correct parties responsible for taking the life of your loved one.