Wrongful death due to medical malpractice is an unfortunately common problem in a variety of medical fields. While healthcare providers are expected to adhere to the established standards of their professions and do their absolute best at all times, even a minor deviance or lapse in judgment can result in the death of an innocent patient. The emotional and financial devastation that can result from the unexpected loss of a family member can be tremendous, leaving many family members unsure of what to do next.
If you or someone you know has wrongfully passed away due to the negligence of a healthcare provider, it is your legal right to seek compensation for your loss. Contact the Kankakee wrongful death attorneys of Spiros Law, P.C. for more information today at (815) 929-9292.
Common Causes of Wrongful Death
Wrongful death due to medical practice can happen in almost any part of the medical field. The following list outlines some of the most common causes of wrongful death due to healthcare mistakes:
- Prescription errors
- Insufficient patient history
- Anesthesia errors
- Surgical errors
- Hospital infections
- Delayed treatment
Not only can a successful wrongful death lawsuit help you secure the compensation you need to cover the expenses resulting from the loss of your loved one, but it can also send a strong message to the healthcare industry that negligent patient care is unacceptable and will not go unnoticed. For the legal support and assistance you need in this difficult time, contact a Kankakee wrongful death attorney.
The dedicated Kankakee wrongful death attorneys of Spiros Law, P.C. have the legal background and experience necessary to fight for justice on behalf of your loved one. We will seek compensation for medical expenses, lost income and loss of future income, pain, suffering, and other losses. Contact us today for more information at (815) 929-9292.