Both lawyers and laypeople have misconceptions about the application of the wrongful death cases. Making matters more complicated, we now have different rules in medical malpractice cases than we do in accident or other tort liability death rules.
On our website, we are making a continuing effort to explain the nuances of wrongful death/survival actions in Maryland. This page provides an overview of wrongful death survival actions in Maryland and contains a lot of links to other subcategories of interest. If you think there is something we should add to this, let us know.