We take over-the-counter and prescription drugs in order to feel better, take away pain, and improve our health. However, in far too many cases, the medicine that is supposed to heal us harms us instead. If you or a loved one have been injured by a defective or dangerous drug, you should speak to a Las Vegas dangerous drug attorney at De Castroverde Accident & Injury Lawyers immediately.
Although the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) is in place to regulate the drug industry and protect the public against harmful products, dangerous drugs end up on pharmacy shelves every day. In fact, in 2014, there were 836 drug recalls by the FDA. This included over one hundred Class I recalls, in which there is reasonable probability that a drug can cause a serious health problem or death.
At De Castroverde Accident & Injury Lawyers, a Las Vegas product liability attorney specializes in helping the victims of dangerous drugs and their families secure the compensation that they need and deserve. This compensation could include money for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and punitive damages.
A drug can be dangerous or defective in a number of different ways:
If you are having an adverse reaction to a drug that you are taking, or if you have been alerted to a drug recall, or if you have been alerted to a dangerous drug claim involving a drug you are taking, a Las Vegas dangerous drug attorney at our firm recommends the following steps:
De Castroverde Accident & Injury Lawyers have the skill, experience, knowledge, and assertiveness to take on your Nevada dangerous drug case. To learn more about our legal services, or to request a free, private consultation, please contact our Las Vegas injury attorneys today.
In addition to dangerous drugs, De Castroverde Accident & Injury Lawyers have expertise across a variety of personal injury cases, including:
An experienced car accident attorney can help you understand the legal aspects of your crash and make certain you get the compensation you deserve.
Our attorneys have years of experience in handling slip and fall cases and will work carefully with you throughout your claim.
Wrongful death actions result when one person’s actions lead to the death of another person. These cases are often time-consuming and expensive.
Personal injury cases are filed when a person has seen their life negatively impacted by preventable actions taken by another party. In car accident cases, this means that the at-fault driver has to provide compensation to the impacted party. In cases of nursing home injuries, the nursing home is the at-fault party when a resident is injured in an avoidable situation.
Some situations that can led to a personal injury case include: