Personal Injury

Personal Injury


Personal Injury :

Fatal Accidents

We understand that it is hard enough dealing with a death in the family without the added strain of having to cope with making a fatal accident claim. This is particularly so if it is the main breadwinner in the family who has died and there are immediate financial pressures. If you do find yourself in this situation please contact us straightaway so that we can help to relieve you of some of the burden.

When there is an accidental death as a result of negligence there are two possible claims:

  • for the personal injuries and losses which the victim suffered before they died
  • under the Fatal Accidents Act 1976

We have many years experience of dealing with fatal accident claims and in particular those arising from car accidents. We recognise the need to deal with these cases compassionately yet professionally. As these claims often involve complex calculations of what the deceased would have gone on to earn had they lived it is vital that you instruct experts, like Hart Brown, who really know what they are doing.

If you need help with getting a grant of probate or dealing with the deceased’s estate our team of Trusts and Estates lawyers will also be able to help you.

To speak to a specialist personal injury lawyer who can help with a fatal accident claim or any other type of personal injury claim contact us now by calling, emailing or requesting a callback.

"Hart Brown is 'first-class in personal injury' and 'attracts high-value claims that are handled with measure and skill', thus 'putting clients at ease'. "

. The Legal 500, 2018

"At all times he has been impressive in his grasp of often complex issues, his gathering of medical and witness evidence and most of all in the results he has obtained for his clients."

Gerard Sanders. Associate Solicitor, Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence

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