Can you recover damages for loss of a spouse's companionship because of injuries caused by another's negligence?

Yes.  Under Kentucky law a spouse can sue for damages caused by the loss of companionship of his or her spouse due to injuries caused by the negligence of a third person.  Kentucky law considers "loss of companionship" an element or part of what is known legally as a of loss of consortium. 

Lexington, Kentucky accident lawyer Robert Abell represents individuals and families in accident cases; contact him at 859-254-7076.