Fresenius Dialysis Injury Lawsuits
Fresenius Medical Care’s Liberty Cycler dialysis machines have a history of deadly defects spanning more than three years. The product defects have prompted four recalls and affected thousands of patients, causing many to suffer peritonitis due to machine contamination.
Fresenius Medical Care was always well aware of the vulnerable nature of dialysis patients. It is shocking that the manufacturer allowed the string of Liberty Cycler contamination defects to persist, exposing patients to deadly infection.
While the harm and death caused by Liberty Cycler contamination defects cannot be undone, victims and families may have the right to file a lawsuit against Fresenius Medical, seeking money damages.
How Do I Know if I Have a Claim Against Fresenius?
If you or a family member suffered peritonitis or another injury while undergoing dialysis with a Liberty Cycler machine, you could have a claim against Fresenius and other negligent parties.
A variety of factors may affect your lawsuit against Fresenius Medical Care. You will need to prove that Fresenius’ negligence actually caused your health problems. Also, there are strict time limits, known as the statute of limitations, for bringing an injury or wrongful death suit.
There are many other important issues involved in a Liberty Cycler product defect lawsuit, so it is wise to contact an experienced attorney as soon as possible. A knowledgeable lawyer will guide you through the claims process and ensure that you are compensated for your physical and psychological injuries, as well as related expenses you have incurred.
Family-Owned Ohio Law Firm Accepting Fresenius Lawsuits
If you are contemplating a lawsuit against Fresenius Medical, you should strongly consider Rittgers & Rittgers. Our injury law firm spans two generations of family members who understand how to adeptly and compassionately handle injury and wrongful death claims. We are proud of the service we provide our clients.