Wrongful Death in Florida

Sarasota Florida Wrongful Death Attorney

If you have lost a loved one due to another’s negligence in Florida, you may be able to recover damages in a wrongful death lawsuit.

At the Gregg Horowitz Law Office, your case will be handled with great care and efficiency.

What is Wrongful Death?

The Florida Legislature enacted the Florida Wrongful Death Act to shift the expenses associated with losing a family member to the person who caused the death.

Wrongful death is a civil action seeking damages against the one who caused the death through negligence, an unintentional act, or an intentional act.

Who can sue for Wrongful Death in Florida?

Wrongful death cases in Florida are brought on behalf of the deceased by the survivors (spouse, parent, child, or a dependent).

Wrongful Death Cases in Florida

Wrongful death cases frequently involve the following:

  • Medical mistakes
  • Auto accidents
  • Work-related exposure to dangerous substances or conditions
  • If you have questions about Wrongful Death in Florida, please contact us today for the answers.