Was Your Elderly Loved One Given The Wrong Medication?
Prescription drugs have an enormous power to heal, and an equally tremendous potential to harm. If you suspect that a medication error caused injury or death for a loved one, our experienced attorneys can help.
The Law Offices of Locklin & Coleman, PLLC, in Manassas maintains an active practice with negligence claims against long-term care facilities: nursing homes, assisted living facilities and group homes for disabled adults. We have obtained settlements and verdicts on behalf of clients throughout Northern Virginia .
Contact us to discuss a possible claim involving a medication error committed by a doctor, nurse or staff pharmacist:
- Wrong prescription (dosage error or wrong drug)
- Overdose (nurse mistake or prescription error)
- Failure to consider drug allergies or harmful interactions with other medications
- Failure to administer necessary medications
Medication errors can cause serious, even irreversible trauma, including allergic reactions, heart attack, stroke, internal bleeding, brain damage, organ failure or death. Our personal injury and wrongful death trial lawyers fight for full compensation, through settlement or jury verdict.
Proving a Medication Error Claim
The Law Offices of Locklin & Coleman, PLLC, puts its full attention and resources into proving your claim. We obtain and analyze the prescription and medical records, and consult with medical experts who can:
(A) Determine the damage done by the medication error to help calculate damages
(B) Establish liability (breach of the professional standard of care)