Parker Waichman LLP Explains Why You Should File A Claim for Damages
Defective hernia mesh has received a tremendous amount of press recently. Several different brands of hernia mesh including Atrium, Bard, Covidien, and Ethicon have come under heavy scrutiny for the damages their defective hernia mesh caused hernia patients. Hernia surgery is typically low-risk surgery. However, in a cruel twist, perhaps thousands of people suffered terrible side effects from this surgery because of the defective hernia mesh on the market. Many people have filed lawsuits seeking damages for injuries due to these hernia mesh manufacturers for failing to warn patients about the possible dangers of using their hernia mesh as well as negligently designing and manufacturing their hernia mesh products.
The large medical device companies who manufacture and market hernia mesh must be held accountable for the injuries they caused innocent people. Parker Waichman’s sole mission is to hold companies and individuals responsible for their careless and reckless behavior that hurts others. If you or a loved one suffered from complications and side effects due to a hernia mesh implant, you should consider taking legal action. Parker Waichman’s hernia mesh attorneys understand that litigating a hernia mesh claim may be taxing at times, but in the end, it can be gratifying. Parker Waichman’s experienced, dedicated, and zealous hernia mesh attorneys will use all of their knowledge and resources at their disposal to hold those careless medical device manufacturers liable for your hernia mesh injury.
Where Should You Start?
When you first meet with Parker Waichman’s hernia mesh litigation attorneys, they will explore many aspects of your life to get to know you. The experienced hernia mesh lawyers with Parker Waichman LLP will thoroughly review all facets your case to determine the best course of action. They will discuss your medical history, including your medical records relating to your primary hernia surgery and any subsequent medical procedures you had to determine which entities might be liable for your injuries. They will scour your medical history to decide whether or not you suffered permanent damage and investigated the potential cost of your loss. It is crucial for them to figure out which company manufactured the defective hernia mesh and traced it back to its origins.
Along with learning about your medical history, Parker Waichman’s hernia mesh litigation attorneys will want to learn about you and your family. The success of your claim may rest on how your injuries affected you and your family. They will need to know about your pain and discomfort, of course, but they will also want to learn about your life changed as a result of receiving defective and dangerous hernia mesh. Thoroughly discussing this information with your hernia mesh attorney will help them convey your loss accurately and persuasively. They might ask questions like:
- What is the nature of your hernia mesh complication (infection, migration, perforation of neighboring organs, overgrown scar tissue called adhesion)?
- How has your injury impacted your daily life?
- How has your injury affected your family relationships?
- Is there anything you once enjoyed doing that you can no longer do because of your injury?
- Have you missed work or have you missed out on any promotions or other financial advancements because you were unable to work due to the defective hernia mesh?
- How long did you suffer from pain and misery because of the hernia mesh?
- Have you lost any bodily functions?
- Will your future be impaired because of the damage was done by the defective hernia mesh?
What Could You Hope To Accomplish by Filing A Claim For Damages?
Primarily, you should file a lawsuit to recover financial compensation from those who are responsible for your suffering. Holding people accountable for their wrongdoing is essential. Money might seemingly be of little consequence because winning a case cannot give you the time back that you lost or make you forget how bad your hurt. But, a financial award could make your life easier. It can help ease the financial burden unfairly cast upon you and your family and potentially take care of your future needs so that you can rebuild the life you deserve.
There are broader issues at stake for medical companies when you file a claim for damages. For some medical device manufacturers, defending against a claim might be a nuisance. But when thousands of people horrendously aggrieved by the blatant disregard for your well-being that these companies displayed, they will take notice if numerous people file claims abasing them. Hitting major medical device manufacturers in the wallet is the only way that they will make sure that they manufacture and market only safe and effective medical products. You stand in the dominant position as an agent of change when you file a claim for damages. By the courage of your convictions and the fortitude with which you and your hernia mesh attorney pursue the wrongdoers, you can make medical care safer for others.
Although it may seem daunting to file a claim against a major medical manufacturer, the hernia mesh claims lawyers from Parker Waichman LLP will be by your side every step of the way. You can trust their vast experience standing up to justice on behalf of people like yourself against huge corporations. Parker Waichman’s defective medical device lawyers never back down and promise to aggressively pursue justice on your behalf and behalf of your family.
Time is of the Essence
You must not delay in filing your defective hernia mesh claim. Typically, you have three (3) years in which to file a claim for damages. The length of time you have depends on the state in which you file your claim. Some states have shorter statutes of limitations while others have longer time frames. Whatever the situation might be, you can rest assured that Parker Waichman’s medical products liability attorneys will know which law applies and then take every action to ensure your rights are protected.
Take Your Life Back by Filing A Legal Claim Today
Call Parker Waichman LLP today at 1-800-YOURLAWYER (1-800-968-7529) or use our contact form to make an appointment with our hernia mesh lawyers. You can visit us at one of our offices or call us, and we will be happy to discuss your case over the phone. Let Parker Waichman LLP take the worry and stress from you after your hernia mesh injury. They will vigorously prosecute your claim so that you can concentrate on a full recovery.
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