Hospital Bed

Seeking Class Action Relief Through the Legal Process

A previous post here discussed some of the risks and dangers associated with medical devices and implants. Each year, dozens of medical devices are recalled in the United States. In some instances, the Food and Drug Administration may issue a safety alert or recall notice for a defective medical device. However, not all recalled medical devices end up being available online.

While it is important that victims who have suffered harm as the result of a defective medical device are properly compensated, it is also important that valid claims for damages are handled properly. Medical devices and implants that may cause harm to individuals can include surgical mesh, hip implants, stents, pacemakers, defibrillators, breast implants, medication delivery pumps, medication patches and orthopedic screws and joint replacements.

Medical devices and implants are intended to improve the lives of individuals but, at times, may cause injury or other types of harm. Patients may suffer damages, including medical expenses, lost wages or earning capacity, loss of enjoyment of life and pain and suffering damages. Family members may also suffer a number of different types of damages.

The legal process is designed to aid parties involved in situations when harm has been suffered as a result of medical devices or implants. Depending on the circumstances, different parties may be liable for the injuries and harm suffered by the patient, and other patients may have suffered the same or similar harm. Because of the complexities that can arise when a product is defective and has harmed a patient or consumer, it is important that the parties involved understand the products liability legal process, resources and remedies available and how outcomes are reached.

Categories
    Staff Was Exceptional & Professional

    “They handled my case with such professionalism that I was very much at ease. I didn’t feel like just a case number or just another client. They were very family oriented which made me feel that they put my family first.”

    - Dianna W.
    Instrumental in Resolving Matters!

    “Michael Lyons, Chris Simmons, and the entire team at Lyons & Simmons have been instrumental in resolving matters over the years with the utmost expertise, professionalism, responsiveness, and care leading to results in my best interest.”

    - Cade M.
    We Are Forever Grateful!

    “Mike Lyons and his team were amazing to work with! He brought us such a great amount of hope in the midst of a difficult situation.”

    - Chelsie H.
    Brilliant Strategist and a Fearless Fighter for Justice

    “Mr. Lyons's predictions regarding the outcome of my case and the timeline were spot on. I was never misled or put on the back burner. He always responded to my questions in a very clear and honest way. He comes highly recommended!”

    - Amy B.
    Honest & Genuine Interest

    “Honest, genuine interest and maintain the do-what-it-takes attitude.”

    - Brian B.

Let Us Make A Difference

Lyons & Simmons Is Here to Help

When you have been injured, every second counts. Speak with one of our nationwide trial attorneys today.

  • Please enter your first name.
  • Please enter your last name.
  • Please enter your phone number.
    This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.