Wrongful Death Info Center
A wrongful act may by intentional, negligent or careless, or reckless. The laws relating to wrongful death are complicated and, while an attorney is familiar with the best ways to obtain the highest possible compensation for your loss, we have also provided materials to help you educate yourself about the process.
The wrongful death statute is very specific about what damages may be recovered in a wrongful death or survival claim and by whom.
We understand this process can seem overwhelming, and you probably have a lot of questions. Find answers here.
Wrongful death claims are governed by the Texas Wrongful Death and Survival statute. The statute only allows recovery for a specific group of people.