Lismore Hospital Medical Negligence Compensation Claim Solicitors
Australia has one of the developed world's worst records for medical negligence according to the World Health Organisation with over 50,000 serious injuries and fatalities annually. If you have suffered personal injury and would like to obtain free legal advice on Lismore Hospital medical negligence compensation claims just use the helpline or complete the contact form or email our offices. Our medical negligence solicitors operate the no win no fee scheme and will discuss your potential Lismore Hospital medical negligence compensation claim at no cost and with no obligation. Our specialist solicitors will take details over the phone and will give an opinion on liability and the likely value of the claim there and then.
Whilst most healthcare professionals carry out their work conscientiously there are times when things go wrong. Mere failure of treatment does not necessarily indicate medical negligence even if an alternative treatment method may have succeeded. In order to prove negligence in a Lismore Hospital medical negligence compensation claim it is necessary to show that the standard of treatment is below that demanded by law. Treatment will nor be judged to be negligent if it was logical and was supported by a substantial body of medical opinion.
There are time limits in which to initiate a Lismore Hospital medical negligence compensation claim. A legal case must be either settled or proceedings should have been issued in a court of law within the limitation period outlined by the relevant statute of limitation failing which the opportunity to claim damages may have been lost forever. You should take urgent legal advice as soon as possible after any event that may giver rise to a Lismore Hospital medical negligence compensation claim in order to preserve your right to receive damages for personal injury.