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Medical Malpractice During the Holiday Season

November 1, 2021

Medical Malpractice During the Holiday Season

If you need emergency medical care, you normally don’t get to choose when to seek out care. However, if you have a choice on the timing of planned or elective medical care, you might want to consider avoiding scheduling procedures or treatments during the holiday. Unfortunately, more medical mistakes are made during the holiday season, especially over the Thanksgiving weekend and around Christmas and New Year’s. But why is medical malpractice more likely during the holiday season? 

Why Might Medical Malpractice Be More Likely During the Holidays?

Medical errors tend to be more common over the holidays due to a few factors, including:

What Are Your Rights If You or a Loved One Were Injured by Medical Malpractice?

If you or a loved one were harmed by medical malpractice that occurred while seeking treatment over the holidays, you and your family may be entitled to recover compensation for expenses and losses incurred or expected to be incurred in the future due to injuries or health conditions inflicted by medical negligence. This compensation might cover:

Contact A Medical Malpractice Attorney for a Consultation About Your Case in Florida

Were you or a loved one injured due to medical malpractice in Florida? Then you need to talk to an experienced medical malpractice lawyer as soon as possible for guidance on how to proceed. The Fort Lauderdale medical malpractice attorneys at Lawlor, White & Murphey are prepared to assist you with your legal claim. We represent victims of negligent surgeons, doctors, nurses, and pharmacists throughout Florida, including Pembroke Pines, Pompano Beach, Plantation, and Coconut Creek. Call us today at (954) 525-2345 or fill out our online contact form to schedule a consultation. Our main office is located at 2211 Davie Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312, and we also have offices in Pembroke Pines, Weston, Coconut Creek, Plantation, and Pompano Beach.

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