When someone else is negligent and causes an accident, sometimes they cause injuries and physical damages to you or a loved one. In worst case scenarios, that negligence can lead to the untimely death of any member involved in the accident. The person who was responsible for what happened should be held accountable for their wrongful actions.
As their surviving relative, you likely have to handle the finances and funeral arrangements for your deceased loved one. Since their death was caused by someone else’s wrongdoings, you shouldn’t have to worry about paying for their funeral and burial costs as well as any medical bills leading up to their death. That’s why you need to know who can file a wrongful death claim in Mississippi so that you can recover compensation for your loved one’s death.