Chapter 4.20 RCW

SURVIVAL OF ACTIONS

Sections
Wrongful deathApplication of terms.
Wrongful deathRight of action.
Wrongful deathBeneficiaries of action.
Workers' compensation act not affected.
Survival of actions.
Action not abated by death or disability if it survivesSubstitution.
Action for personal injury survives to surviving spouse, state registered domestic partner, child, stepchildren, or heirs.
NOTES:
Action for injury or death of a child: RCW 4.24.010.
Actions by and against executors: Chapter 11.48 RCW.
Imputation of contributory fault of decedent in wrongful death actions: RCW 4.22.020.
Site Contents
Selected content listed in alphabetical order under each group