Medical Malpractice is the failure of medical professionals (including doctors, nurses and hospitals) to provide acceptable treatments to patients.
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Medical Malpractice Lawyer in Tampa, FL
Medical Malpractice is the failure of medical professionals (including doctors, nurses and hospitals) to provide acceptable treatments to patients. It is the third leading cause of death in America, killing 100,000 people every year.
Some leading causes of medical malpractice include inadequate training, excessive work hours, substance abuse and errors in judgment by hospitals and medical professionals. Patients have the right to expect safe and adequate care when seeking medical treatment. While most doctors and hospitals never commit malpractice, others make an astonishing number of medical mistakes. Five percent of doctors and hospital staff account for more than 50 percent of the medical malpractice claims.
Contact us if you or someone you know was a victim of medical negligence and you need a medical malpractice lawyer. These cases require significant resources and special expertise. You need to move quickly to protect your legal rights and to ensure that your claim is within the statute of limitations. We handle claims involving:
Our firm handles medical malpractice cases throughout Florida. The firm is very experienced in, and knowledgeable on, the recent legislation that has caused major changes in the handling of Florida Medical Malpractice cases. Our firm has the legal and financial resources to successfully help victims seek justice. Contact us. We are here to answer your questions, explain your rights, and help you pursue justice.
Car Accident FAQs
Yes. If you have been in a car accident of any kind, you should call the police immedately, even if the accident initially appears to be minor. Often times injuries are not immediately apparent at the accident scene, but later worsen in the hours, days, and weeks after an accident. It is always better to call law enforcement and report the accident as soon as possible at the accident scene to prove that the accident occurred and to help show who was at fault in causing the accident.
- The names, phone numbers and addresses of all persons involved in the accident, including any witnesses to the accident
- The insurance information for the other driver(s) involved in the accident. (If you can, take a picture of their insurance card)
- The location, date, and time of the accident.
Yes. You should take pictures of all vehicles involved in the accident as soon as you reasonably can, from the accident scene, to the details of the damage to any of the vehicles. If your body shows physical signs of trauma, you should also take pictures of your injuries. The more record keeping the better. Recording this information will help you more accurately recall the details of your accident and in relaying the information to your accident attorney, as well as help record the facts and circumstances of your accident in cases where there may be a dispute as to what occurred.
If you have been involved in a minor car accident where no one was injured and all that happened was vehicle damage, you probably won’t need an Floridia auto accident lawyer. But, if you have suffered an injury that required you to take time off work and spend money for hospitalization or medical treatment, you need to seek the counsel of an experienced injury lawyer.