Our Phoenix wrongful death attorneys have the experience to help the families of those who have died due to the negligence of another party. When wrongful death claims are filed, highway incidents are by far the largest number, followed by homicides, falls and struck by an object. When there is a negligent party involved and the fatality could have been prevented, a wrongful death claim is issued. The attorneys at The Entrekin Law Firm specialize in wrongful death claims and aggressively obtain the maximum settlements for our clients. In 2009 alone the fatal work injuries were 4,551 with 93% men and 7% women.
There are often work related falls that become fatalities. In 2009 there were 645 work related falls with over one third from roofs or ladders. Here are the types of fatal falls that were work related:
- 20% from ladder
- 17% from roof
- 17% other or unknown
- 14% on same level
- 12% from nonmoving vehicle
- 8% from scaffold, staging
- 5% from floor dock or ground level
- 4% down stairs or steps
- 3% from building girders or other structural steel
If your spouse or child or parent has been involved in a fatal accident, car accident, motorcycle accident, or truck accident, call The Entrekin Law Firm today at (602) 954-1123. Our motorcycle accident attorneys and car accident lawyers at our personal injury law firm are here to get you the maximum recovery you deserve.