Wrongful death takes place when a person is killed as a result of the negligent actions or misconduct of another person. Typically wrongful death cases stem from motor vehicle accidents, criminal behavior, defective products, or unsafe premises.
In the event of a wrongful death claim the people eligible to collect damages are the deceased person’s surviving immediate family members - the parents, spouse and children. Compensation for wrongful deaths in British Columbia are governed by the Family Compensation Act.
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