A lot of people don’t understand that the value of human life is not an element of damages in a Florida wrongful death case.
Winter Park, FL (PRWEB) July 31, 2012
Central Florida Accident Law Firm Cullen & Hemphill, has just released a new video about laws surrounding wrongful death damages.
Cullen & Hemphill takes pride in giving clients personalized attention, no matter how large or small the case. Their goal is to make sure clients are well-informed and involved in their cases, and they make sure to research thoroughly, even hiring experts if necessary.
According to Personal Injury Attorney Kim Michael Cullen, “A lot of people don’t understand that the value of human life is not an element of damages in a Florida wrongful death case.” He goes on to explain the Florida Wrongful Death Act, which strictly limits the damages one can seek in the event of a wrongful death. The damages that one can actually receive can be sorted into two groups: those which are claimed by the deceased person’s estate and those which are claimed by the deceased person’s survivors.
The Central Florida Personal Injury firm Cullen & Hemphill assists clients in situations such as:
- slip and fall
- negligent security accidents
- child injuries
- child neglect
- sexual abuse
- car, truck, and motorcycle accidents
- insurance disputes, especially in the case of accident insurance.
Cullen & Hemphill is a law firm that focuses on accident law in Orlando and the surrounding areas, including Winter Park, Maitland, Kissimmee, Casselberry, Altamonte Springs, Longwood, Lake Mary, Sanford, Heathrow, Winter Springs, Clermont, Winter Garden, Clearwater, Tampa, Lakeland, Cocoa Beach, Melbourne.