Standing With Surviving Family Members After Fatal Accidents

If you have lost a loved one due to the careless or negligent actions of another, the attorneys at Singleton, Burroughs, Young & Sligh, P.A., are here to help you explore your legal options.

We know there is tremendous hardship — emotional and financial — that accompany the death of a loved one. We are here to help you pursue the justice and compensation you deserve.

With law offices in Conway, we serve clients throughout Myrtle Beach and the surrounding areas.

Wrongful Death Damages In South Carolina

In South Carolina, damages that may be awarded in a wrongful death lawsuit include:

  • Medical bills relating to the fatal accident
  • Funeral and burial expenses
  • Loss of wages and benefits
  • Loss of care, companionship and protection
  • Pain, suffering and mental anguish by the surviving family members

If the conduct that resulted in the accident was intentional, reckless or grossly negligent, a court may award additional punitive damages designed to punish the wrongdoer.

Our attorneys have experience handling wrongful death claims and can guide you through all aspects of the legal process.

Contact Us For Knowledgeable Legal Guidance

If you need to talk to a lawyer about filing a wrongful death lawsuit in South Carolina, we are here for you. You can reach our law offices by telephone at 843-492-5882 or 800-781-8685. You can also send us an email by filling out a brief form.