Cremating or Burying Without Authorization
Cremating or burying a loved one without consent is funeral home negligence.

Unauthorized Cremations and Burials: Navigating Legal Steps Against Funeral Home Negligence

At Traction Law Group, we understand the immense pain and betrayal that families experience when a funeral home cremates or buries their loved one without proper consent. This violation of trust can leave you feeling devastated, angry, and in desperate need of justice. We are here to provide support, fight for your rights, and hold those responsible accountable for this unforgivable act.

Legal Implications and Consequences

Cremating or burying a loved one without obtaining proper consent seriously violates your and the deceased family member’s rights. Our experienced legal team will guide you through the legal implications of funeral home negligence, which may include claims for emotional distress, negligence, breach of contract, and violation of funeral home regulations. We are committed to helping you seek justice and obtain fair compensation.

Causes of Cremating or Burying Without Consent

Understanding the causes behind cremating or burying without consent is crucial in building a strong legal case. Such incidents can occur due to the following:

  • Lack of Proper Verification: Funeral homes fail to verify the identity or obtain the necessary authorization before cremating or burying a loved one.
  • Ignorance of Wishes: Disregarding the explicit wishes expressed by the deceased or their family regarding cremation or burial.
  • Negligence in Documentation: Inadequate record-keeping practices that fail to obtain or document consent properly.
  • Staff Miscommunication: Lack of clear communication among funeral home staff members leading to the cremation or burial occurring without proper consent.

How Traction Law Group Can Help

At Traction Law Group, we deeply understand the pain and frustration caused by cremating or burying a loved one without consent. Our compassionate legal team is here to provide the support, guidance, and assertive representation you need during this difficult time. We will investigate the circumstances, gather evidence, and fight tirelessly for justice on your behalf. We aim to ensure accountability, obtain fair compensation, and help you find solace.

If your family has suffered from the wrongful cremation or burial of a loved one without proper consent, do not hesitate to seek legal assistance. Contact Traction Law Group today for a confidential consultation. We are here to listen, support you, and fight for the justice your loved one deserves.

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