Frequently Asked Questions About Fatal Car Accidents in California
How do I file a fatal car accident claim in Bakersfield, CA?
If your loved one has been killed in a motor vehicle accident in Bakersfield, CA, you need to contact Mickey Fine, so he can help you pursue justice on behalf of your loved one. Mickey Fine cannot heal the wounds of losing a loved one, but he can help your family get the compensation necessary to move forward. He will work hard to prove that the at-fault party in your case behaved negligently and because of this negligence, your loved one was killed.
Who will pay compensation in a fatal car accident claim in Bakersfield, CA?
In most fatal motor vehicle accidents in California, the insurance company who covers the at-fault party in an accident pays compensation. No matter if the responsible party was a trucker, car driver, or a motorcyclist, Mickey Fine will make sure that he does everything in his power to ensure that the compensation your family deserves is paid in full.
How much compensation is available in a fatal car accident claim?
The amount of compensation available to the family of a deceased person in a fatal motor vehicle accident claim varies on a case to case basis. Compensation that may be available in a fatal motor vehicle accident include:
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Medical and hospital bills
- Lost potential income that the deceased person would have been expected earn
- Loss of anticipated financial support
- Loss of consortium
- Mental anguish
How long will my fatal car accident case take to complete?
The length that your loved one’s case will take to complete is uncertain. A full investigation into your loved one’s accident will be the first step in the process. A detailed investigation can take time and should never be rushed because it will reveal essential evidence to your loved one’s case. You will feel comfortable knowing that Mickey Fine will ensure the success of your case.
Should I accept a settlement on behalf of my loved one before speaking with a lawyer?
We strongly recommend that you not accept any insurance settlement or speak with any insurance representative about your loved one’s case until you have first spoken with Mickey Fine. Insurance companies will almost never offer you a fair settlement. To ensure that this doesn't happen to you, contact The Law Offices of Mickey Fine and talk with us about your case.