Medical Negligence Claim
If your injury was caused due to medical negligence you may be able entitled to claim compensation from the responsible party.
Find out where you stand. Speak to our medical malpractice lawyers today.
Financial support may available where you have suffered an injury as a direct result of the treatment provided by a medical practitioner (i.e. general practitioner / doctor, surgeon, dentist) or an allied health professional.
Proving that your injury would not have occurred if you had been provided with a reasonable standard of care by an appropriately skilled practitioner requires expert analysis of the facts of your case.
This is why it is recommended that you speak with a medical malpractice lawyer as soon as reasonably practical after an injury. This ensures that you are fully informed as to your eligibility, understand the information you will need to gather and steps you need to take in order to guarantee your compensation.
You may be entitled to:
- Past and future medical and associated expenses, including for any help you need at home
- Past and future loss of wages, including superannuation
- Lump sum for your pain and suffering and loss of earnings
- Dependency claims.
Strict time limits apply, so we encourage you to speak with our medical negligence lawyers today for information about how to make a claim and the entitlements you may be eligible for.
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– Alice Cooney
Why Maxiom Injury Lawyers?
In our experience, clients receive the most benefit during the legal process when they work with a lawyer who actively listens to their stories and understands their concerns about the legal process.
That’s why at Maxiom Injury Lawyers you will be partnered with an Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury Law who is accessible when you need and will advocate for your rights, be your voice and ensure you receive your full and fair entitlements. We are also committed to keeping legal fees low so that you receive the maximum amount of compensation
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Medical Negligence Claim FAQ
Treatment which falls below the expected standard of care or has been conducted by a professional with an inadequate level of skill, is considered negligent practice.
Examples of this include:
- Misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis
- Errors in prescribing medicinal treatment
- Failure to warn of risks and complications
- Failure to refer for appropriate treatment or diagnosis
- Below standard post-operative care.
Negligent medical treatment can occur from practitioners including:
- Doctors (general practitioners and surgeons)
- Nurses and assistants
- Lab technician
- Allied health professional (i.e. physiotherapist).
If you or a family member has been injured or died as a result of the treatment provided by a medical or allied practitioner, or through pregnancy or childbirth, you may be entitled to seek compensation for your injuries and/or pain and suffering.
Yes. If you were dependant on someone who was killed as a result of their injury we can help you make a common law claim.
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Our highly efficient and collaborative team hold weekly strategy meetings to discuss all client files to ensure that every claim is progressed at the right time and you are kept updated. This means you can be confident that your lawyer is working hard to ensure your claim never stands still and that when your case is successful you have received value for money.
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