What Damages Are Recoverable in a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Tennessee?

The death of a family member is likely one of the most painful things you will ever have to go through in your lifetime. Often, the grief is so debilitating that a survivor is unable to focus on how or why the death occurred. While this is certainly understandable, it can also be problematic. If you have recently lost a family member you need to find a way around your grief, at least long enough to evaluate the death and determine if another party caused, or contributed to, the death. In other words, was the death a “wrongful” death? If the answer is “yes” you may be entitled to damages from the responsible party. At that point, you will want to know what damages are recoverable in a wrongful death lawsuit in Tennessee. Although we frequently refer to injuries, or even a death, as having been caused by an “accident” the truth is that more often than not those “accidents” are not true accidents in which no one was at fault. On the contrary, injuries are commonly caused


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s