Suffering from injuries or deaths due to defective medical devices meant to improve your or loved one’s health is unjust and, at the same time, traumatizing. For example, hip replacements and birth control implants promise great hope for suffering patients. However, when design flaws and defects occur, such devices can cause severe injury or even death.
The Los Angeles car accident attorneys at El Dabe Ritter Trial Lawyers can assist if you have been a victim of medical device failure. If you are a victim of a medical device failure that led to serious injury or death, you can file a case against the medical facility or the manufacturer to be compensated for your pain and suffering.
Medical Device Failures Cause Injury
At El Dabe Ritter Trial Lawyers, you will find a knowledgeable medical device failure attorney who will assist you explore your claims for compensation in the event of an injury that occurred as a direct result of a medical device failure. The firm’s legal team handles numerous claims arising from defective medical devices that fail or are recalled due to severe defects.
We believe that the safety of patients should be paramount, and they need to be cautioned of the possible risks that might stem from the use of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared devices. The firm investigates medical device failure claims relating to:
- Knee replacements
- Hernia mesh
- Bone cement failure
- IVC filters
- Breast implants
- Hip replacements
- Surgical staplers
- Mirena birth control
- And more
Compensation for Medical Device Failure Injuries
Medical device failures can cause an injury that has the potential of destroying your happiness, health, and livelihood. Many patients haven’t been lucky and have been forced to seek multiple revision surgeries. Others have lost their ability to move while others have succumbed to their injuries. You might find that you will be permanently impaired and unable to work due to pain and complications.
If the manufacturer is at fault for designing and selling devices with flaws and fails to warn about potential hazards, the patient or a surviving family member has a right to claim monetary damages.
At our firm, we will build a strong settlement claim to ensure you get reimbursed for your economic losses and other harms. You may be able to receive compensation for:
- Lost wages
- Mental anguish
- Past and future medical expenses
- Reduced productivity that reduces your earning capacity
- Pain and suffering
Consult a Medical Device Failure Attorney
At El Dabe Ritter Trial Lawyers, we have the expertise of demonstrating product defects and ensuring that device manufacturers are held accountable in court. We do not fear or back down from huge corporations that produce and distribute defective medical devices.
Our medical device failure attorneys assist victims and guarantee that you will receive experienced legal counsel. We welcome the opportunity to handle complicated cases as long patients get the right to receive treatment from safe medical devices.
Our lawyers know what a victim is entitled to for their suffering and will work aggressively to ensure that the client is treated justly and gets their compensation. If you have been a victim of medical device failure, contact us to schedule a free consultation and receive the compensation you deserve.