Medical Mistakes in BC Hospitals and Clinics: The frequency of medical mistakes in BC hospitals and clinics is extremely troubling. Medical professionals are supposed to be very well-trained and we place great trust in their actions. When you are faced with this situation, seeking out a medical malpractice lawyer in British Columbia can help you figure out your next steps.View Article
Surgical & Orthopedic Medical Malpractice Lawyers
The lawyers at Campbell, Renaud in Metro Vancouver, BC, are dedicated to obtaining justice for individuals injured by medical negligence. A settlement or verdict can help you to rebuild your life. Our medical malpractice team is here to help you find answers and obtain the financial compensation you are owed.
Four main components must be proven in medical negligence cases:
What was the standard of care? The lawyer must prove the standard that a reasonably competent healthcare professional must meet to conduct this medical procedure.
Was there a breach of the standard of care? The lawyer must prove that the healthcare professional failed to meet that standard of care.
Did the breach cause injury? The lawyer must prove that this breach led to the plaintiff’s injuries.
What losses and harms were caused by the injury? The lawyer must prove what money is needed to make up for the losses and harms caused by the negligence of the healthcare professional.
For an example, please see our case study “Separate Stories, Same Surgeon”.