Wyoming Personal Injury Attorneys

Wrongful Death – Wyoming Personal Injury Lawyers

Wrongful Death – Wyoming Personal Injury Lawyer - Wyoming Burg SimpsonWhen a loved one is taken from our lives because of someone else’s negligence or misconduct, the sense of injustice can be almost too much to bear. At Burg Simpson in Wyoming, we have witnessed firsthand the pain caused by these tragic and unnecessary circumstances. Our accident injury lawyers are here to help with your wrongful death case.

Aside from the obvious emotional turmoil, many families face severe economic hardship, especially when it is the primary wage earner who passes. In Wyoming, if a person or institution causes the negligent death of a family member or close relative, you have the right to hold them liable, file a wrongful death claim, and seek compensation for your loss.

If an accident has taken the life of a loved one, don’t wait to reach out to a Wyoming personal injury lawyer as quickly as possible. Call our Wyoming office before it’s too late at 307-527-7891 or complete our Case Evaluation form here to discuss your case for free.

Some of the most common causes of wrongful death include:

  • Motor vehicle accidents: Car accidents jumped sharply in 2016, killing more than 37,400 motorists and passengers.
  • Traumatic brain injuries: These serious injuries killed more than 50,000 Americans annually.
  • Pedestrian injuries: Increased distractions – for both drivers and pedestrians – has no doubt contributed to an 11 percent spike in pedestrian fatalities in 2016. Accidents took the lives of nearly 6,000 that year.
  • Defective product injuries: Roughly 36,000 American consumers die every year because of defective consumer products.
  • Slip and falls: About half of all slip-and-fall deaths take place in the home, and are one of the leading causes of death among senior citizens.
  • Workplace accidents: In 2015, workplace accidents took the lives of more than 4,800 employees.

Depending on the circumstances of the accident that took your loved one’s life, damages can potentially be recovered for funeral expenses, lost earnings, lost future income, pain and suffering on behalf of the surviving loved ones, and medical bills, for example. For help going through all of these numbers, it is important to consult with a personal injury lawyer in Wyoming who has experience with these cases.

If you have lost a family member because of an accident caused by someone’s negligence, call our Wyoming office at 307-527-7891.

Experienced Wrongful Death Lawyers

In our experience, insurance companies often fiercely defend wrongful death lawsuits because of the potentially large damages that can result. For that reason, if you think that you may have a legitimate claim, it is crucial that you hire an experienced wrongful death lawyer as soon as possible. You need a law firm that has the experience and resources to fight the insurance company “tooth and nail” to make sure you are fully compensated for your loss. Fill out our Free Case Evaluation Form HERE or call our Wyoming office now at 307-527-7891.

 October 18, 2019

Michael Burg Interviewed By Denver’s Channel 7 About The Dangers Of Vaping

Michael Burg Interviewed By Denver’s Channel 7 About The Dangers Of Vaping Michael Burg, the founding shareholder and a trial attorney with Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, was interviewed by Denver’s Channel 7 on Thursday, October 17th  to discuss the the dangers of vaping. Click here to access Michael Burg’s interview on Denver’s Channel… Read more »

 October 16, 2019

Burg Simpson E-News – October 2019

OCTOBER 2019 E-NEWS GOOD LAWYERS $143 Million Settlement Secured for Victims of the Merrimack Valley Gas Explosions Michael S. Burg and Seth A. Katz have announced that an agreement has been reached between Columbia Gas, its parent company NiSource, Inc., and the lawyers representing multiple groups of plaintiffs in both mass action and class action… Read more »

 October 16, 2019

If You Have Had a Slip and Fall Accident

If You Have Had a Slip and Fall Accident By: Jessica Prochaska- Burg Simpson Shareholder and Personal Injury Trial Lawyer A Colorado slip and fall personal injury claim is filed in civil court and seeks compensation for the victim’s injuries. This type of claim alleges that a property owner failed to address a dangerous or… Read more »

 October 10, 2019

Angela McGraw on the Faculty of The American Board of Trial Advocates

Angela McGraw, Of Counsel with Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, will be a presenter on the faculty of The American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) Masters in Trial® program on Thursday, November 14th. The presenters are members of ABOTA, trial experts, and experienced judges. ABOTA is ​dedicated ​to ​training ​the ​next ​generation ​of ​lawyers ​to ​meet ​the highest ​standards ​of ​professionalism ​and ​advocacy ​in ​the ​practice ​of ​law.  Established in 1958, membership in ABOTA continues to carry considerable prestige among attorneys, judges,… Read more »

VIDEO: Michael Burg Interviewed on Ring of Fire TV

 April 1, 2013

VIDEO: Michael Burg Interviewed on Ring of Fire TV

Burg Simpson’s Michael S. Burg is one of America’s leading lawyers when it comes to representing individuals injured by dangerous and defective medications. In this interview Michael talks to Ring of Fire T.V. host Mike Papantonio about immunity afforded to the makers of generic pharmaceutical drugs and the role of the FDA.

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