1 Elements and Case Citations
- The death of a human being;
- A wrongful act, neglect or default of the defendant that caused the decedent’s death;
- The survival of distributees who suffered pecuniary loss by reason of the death of decedent; and
- The appointment of a personal representative of the decedent.
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