Fatal Accident Compensation Claims Process

In this section you will find all our fatal accident articles.

Simply select an image or article interest to access the full details.

Alternatively,  use our fatal injury compensation index to see the claim process set out in order under convenient headings – with links to relevant articles.

Claims by family members

Discover how to claim compensation when your spouse, partner, child, parent or relative is killed in an accident.

We look at all kinds of accidents – from a road accident to a work accident.

In addition – we explore death from illness, as a result of medical negligence or from industrial injury.

Claims by the estate of the deceased

We consider claims by the estate of the deceased that can be made in addition to claims by family members.

For example – compensation for funeral expenses and pain and suffering of the deceased between the accident event and death.

Who can claim for a fatal accident?

Find who can claim and the types of compensation that can be awarded.

Compensation payout amounts

See our guides for compensation amounts for claims by dependants and death compensation claims by the estate of the deceased.

Fatal Accident Compensation Site Visitor Online Q&A, FAQ and Blog

Find our answers to online questions concerning claims for death of family members, partners and loved ones.

Use our fatal compensation claim index to see a summary of all the questions asked with a link to our detailed legal answer.