The Consequences of Medical Device Failure

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A Medical Device

A medical device describes any piece of equipment used in medical treatment. Examples of medical devices range from thermometers to complex X-Ray equipment. There are strict testing and safety procedures followed for each medical device before it can be declared safe for use. Patients enjoy great benefits from the thousands of devices used world-wide each day such as joint replacements and pacemakers.Close up of a pacemaker
However, sometimes these devices can be subject to failure. What would happen if you are one of the unfortunate patients to suffer the failure of one of these products? How can you find out if this was a unique incident or a more widespread issue? How do you determine whether the fault lies within the device or could be the result of a mistake on the part of the treating doctors or surgeons? These are all important considerations when investigating the cause of the issue.

Can We Help?

Jobling Gowler are your local specialist Clinical Negligence solicitors. We have the skill and expertise to deal with claims for injuries caused by faulty medical products. Our team of specialist solicitors have successfully investigated product liability and related medical negligence claims resulting in compensation for clients.

If you have suffered as a result of a faulty medical product contact one of our specialist medical negligence solicitors today who will be happy to arrange an initial free consultation. Please call 01625 614250 or fill in the form below: