Malpractice Lawyer

Medical Errors Happen

When medical treatment is necessary, there is a risk of being a victim of medical malpractice. The person that has medical care that result in medical errors can be angry, confused and injured. The Institute of Medicine released a report in 1999 in the United States, showing that 98,000 medical error deaths occurred, with the number continuing to rise annually. When a person is subjected to medical mistake that is medical malpractice, it can be emotionally confusing and upsetting.

Often when a medical error has occurred, it is not immediately apparent and a length of time can lapse until it does become an issue. The victim of medical malpractice should consult with a Santa Monica medical malpractice attorney at Weinstein Law Offices. This is a way of ensuring that the medical professional is held accountable and the victim that has suffered physically and mentally will recover the compensation for medical costs and other damages incurred due to the medical error. After being the victim of a medical error the Santa Monica medical malpractice attorney is able to help hold the negligent parties responsible, before the time limit to file a medical malpractice lawsuit runs out.

Medical Malpractice Attorneys Help the Injured Victim

Medical costs after a medical malpractice error can be extremely expensive and in some cases deadly. When the medical injuries are fatal the family deserves to have the responsible medical professional and any other negligent parties held legally responsible. Our attorneys at SWLAW LLP have the experienced that is necessary for this complex claim and have the resources to investigate the medical error.

Investigating the elements of the medical error is crucial to ensure all the negligent parties are held accountable and to stand up to the insurance company lawyers. Insurance company lawyers look out for the interests of the medical professional and other negligent parties, not the interest of the injured victim. Santa Monica medical malpractice attorneys at SWLAW LLP are committed to protecting the rights of the victim of a medical error and have the litigation skills necessary to win a fair settlement.