Phoenix Medication Error Lawyers
Prescription medications are critical for treating a wide range of serious conditions, but they are not always helpful. Thousands of prescription errors and prescription overdoses occur every year, often resulting in catastrophic injuries and death to patients at hospitals, clinics, pharmacies and at home.
Contact our experienced team for guidance with your medication errors.
Knowledgeable Attorneys Fighting Prescription Drug Overdoses in Arizona
Prescription errors, including medication overdoses, happen in many ways. A patient may be given the wrong medication or the wrong dose by a hospital or pharmacy, for example, when a nurse fails to note a change in a patient’s prescription. A nurse might fail to properly check the ID of a patient and give him or her medication intended for someone else. A pharmacist may misread a doctor’s handwriting and may dispense something different from what was ordered. Similarly, a nurse may misinterpret what the doctor has ordered or may make a mistake when writing down an order given by a doctor. A doctor might even order a prescription for medication to which the patient is allergic.
Unfortunately, in spite of efforts to prevent medication errors, they stubbornly continue to occur.
If You Need an Experienced Phoenix Prescription Medication Error Attorney — Contact Us
If you believe that you or a family member may have been injured as the result of a medication error, you should have your case reviewed by an experienced attorney. To get started, call our Phoenix, Arizona, law office at 602-648-3200 or simply contact our firm online.
Meet Bill Sandweg and John Ager
The foundation of our success is the hard work and experience of two seasoned lawyers, Bill Sandweg and John Ager. Together, we leverage more than 50 years of experience to help fix the harm suffered by the victims of injury death. Our full-time staff includes a dedicated nurse consultant and a paralegal, in addition to a physician, who is also a lawyer and serves as "of counsel" to our firm.
Bill Sandweg has been practicing personal injury law for 40 years. He is certified by the State Bar of Arizona as a specialist in personal injury and wrongful death. He is listed in Best Lawyers in America, Arizona's Finest Lawyers and Southwest Super Lawyers. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates as well as a Fellow and Regent of the American College of Trial Lawyers, perhaps the most exclusive and elite organization of successful trial lawyers.
John Ager has been litigating personal injury cases involving catastrophic injury and death focusing on medical negligence cases for 17 years. He is certified by the State Bar of Arizona as a specialist in personal injury and wrongful death litigation. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and has been recognized by The American Trial Lawyers as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Arizona since 2007. He is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell and 10.0 by Avvo, their highest ratings. He also sits on the board of directors and faculty of the State Bar of Arizona College of Trial Advocacy, Arizona’s premiere trial college.