- July 26, 2016
- In wrongful Death
When you lose a loved one, it can feel like an essential part of you has been torn away, as if the world has come to a screeching halt. All illusions of control and security will easily shatter, leaving you with a sense that things will never return to normal. Unfortunately, they may never will. Depending on how your relationship was with the deceased, you may never stop completely grieving.
Losing a loved one can be even harder when the loss is the result of an untimely death caused by the negligence or recklessness of another party. As hard as the process of grieving may be, it does not exclude the possibility of peace and happiness. In fact, grieving is an essential part of healing. Similarly, finding peace and solace does not necessarily mean the end of grief. It is possible for you to live your life to the fullest while still remembering and feeling sorrow for the loss of a loved one.
Everyone deals with grief in a different way. However, you may nevertheless find comfort and support in the lessons below when grieving the untimely loss of a loved one due to the negligence of another party:
- Open up only when you are ready. The untimely loss of a loved one can be devastating. It is normal to need to take time to be alone and away from your friends and family to process your emotions. When you are ready to talk, you should not hold back.
- It is normal to fall apart. The emotions of losing a loved one can wreak havoc on your mental and emotional status. It is normal to “lose it” and break down.
- There is no right way to grieve. You should never second guess your feelings and actions. No two people will ever grieve the same way. It is best to simply feel, think, say and do whatever you believe is best for you to deal with this unfortunate and difficult situation.
- Carry your loved one’s legacy. The reason why losing your loved one is so hard is because they made a huge impact on your life. Cherish those good times and know that you can carry their legacy forward.
The bottom line is that losing a loved one is not easy, especially when the loss is the result of the negligent actions of another party.
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The legal team at the Law Offices of Samer Habbas is dedicated to helping our clients who have lost a loved one due to the negligence of another obtain the best monetary settlements.
If you or a loved one has any questions about your wrongful death claim, our experienced Los Angeles wrongful death lawyers are available to personally review your case. Call us at 1-888-848-5048 to schedule a free, complimentary consultation with our legal team today.