If you have have suffered from health problems because of the failure of a medical device, such as a replacement hip or knee joint, your life may have been utterly devastated because of your injuries. In rare cases, these injuries can be fatal.
Specialist product liability
solicitors at Leigh Day have extensive experience in representing large numbers of people who have reported severe medical problems after being fitted with medical devices that have failed.
The Consumer Protection Act 1987 was brought into English law to provide protection to individuals who have been injured by a medical device if it can be proved that the product was defective and that it was responsible for the injuries suffered.
Such devices can include:
The product liability
team at Leigh Day has significant experience in successfully representing individuals and large groups of people in compensation claims against manufacturers, importers and suppliers of faulty medical devices.
Our medical device experience
We currently represent hundreds of people who allege that they have been injured because of: