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Wrongful Death

Wrongful DeathWith no time to prepare, your life may have been turned upside down from someone else's negligent actions. If you lost a loved one in a fatal accident, obtain experienced legal counsel to protect yourself against overly zealous insurance companies focused on limiting your chances of financial recovery.

At Kraft Davies Olsson PLLC, we have decades of experience advocating for families with wrongful death accident claims. We provide a strong voice to help our clients hold any at-fault parties accountable for their reckless actions. Our law firm also handles accident claims for families that lost their loved ones in fatal maritime accidents. We will apply our legal resources and industry knowledge for your benefit.

You may feel like your life has been turned upside-down from the loss of your loved one. We are committed to helping you obtain a full financial recovery so you can focus your time with your family, instead of worrying about how you will cover lose ends financially. Contact our law firm today online or call 206.624.8844 to schedule a free initial consultation with a skilled Seattle wrongful death lawyer.

Handling Fatal Accident Claims in Seattle, Washington

At Kraft Davies Olsson PLLC, we cannot change the past, but we can help you make a financial recovery so that you can focus on getting back on your feet. We have a strong background proving fault in fatal accident claims, even when negligence is initially unclear. Our law firm has the skills and resources to conduct thorough investigations to determine potential liability factors. We are available to consult engineers and accident scene reconstructionists to help us determine fault in a wide range of fatal accidents, such as:

If more than one party is at-fault, we will pursue maximum compensation against all negligent parties. Our law firm is committed to helping you obtain a full financial recovery for any lost wages, pain and suffering, medical expenses related to the accident, funeral expenses and other damages you have endured. Our firm's personal injury attorneys are highly skilled negotiators. We are prepared to demonstrate to the at-fault party's insurance adjuster how your life has forever been changed from someone else's negligent actions.

Experienced Washington and Alaska Maritime Wrongful Death Attorneys

Maritime workers encounter hazardous conditions at sea on a regular basis. Yet, no family can be prepared for the fatal loss of a love one. At Kraft Davies Olsson PLLC, we have the experience and knowledge necessary to assist families make a financial recovery when a loved one has been lost due to the negligence of their employer or other unsafe working conditions. Unlike other personal injury claims, maritime claims under the Jones Act and general maritime law are unique and your family would benefit from the specialized expertise of a firm that knows the maritime law and how it will impact your rights.

Our law firm has extensive experience providing compassionate and aggressive legal counsel to families with loved ones who worked on ferries, commercial fishing vessels, cargo ships, oil rigs, tugboats and barges. We have a clear understanding of how maritime laws including the Jones Act apply to families with fatal accident claims. Our law firm is committing to helping families obtain a full financial recovery for:

  • Maintenance and cure
  • Unearned wages
  • Damages for lost wages
  • Damages for lost earning capacity
  • Damages future lost wages
  • Damages for pain and suffering
  • Damages for loss of enjoyment of life

Unlike shore based workers, the family of a maritime worker killed at sea must demonstrate that the vessel was unseaworthy or that the worker's employer was negligent in causing the death. Through our years of experience in maritime cases, we have the ability to consult with leading experts in the maritime field to analyze the facts of your case to determine if liability exists and to fully prosecute your family's claims against the liable employer or vessel owner. When you have lost a loved one at sea, you will need a firm that has the experience and resources to make a full financial recovery for your family.

Contact Our Skilled Washington Fatal Accident Lawyers

If you lost your loved one in a fatal personal injury accident or from a work-related accident, obtain experienced legal help. The right attorney will know how to help you navigate through the legal system in pursuit of securing the compensation you need. Contact our law firm today to schedule a free initial consultation with an experienced Washington fatal accident attorney.