Some of the damages that could be recovered in a wrongful death case include:
- Costs associated with the death, such as medical and funeral expenses
- Loss of the decedent’s future earnings
- Loss of benefits such as pension, medical coverage, etc.
- Loss of guidance and advice to children
- Loss of household services to the decedent’s spouse
- The decedent’s pain and suffering.
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