Medical Malpractice

Medical Negligence - Attorneys in Fall River, MA
We rely on doctors, nurses, emergency room physicians and hospital staff to provide professional, reliable care in times of crisis. Mistakes happen. Patients suffer serious injury. Some lose their lives. Entire families suffer. When a preventable medical error is a result of a doctor's negligence or a hospital's failure to follow accepted standards of care, there may be reason to file a medical malpractice lawsuit.

Experienced Representation in Medical Malpractice Cases

At the Fall River law firm of Sahady Associates, our experienced trial lawyers work as a team to offer sound legal advice and determined representation to victims of medical malpractice and their families throughout South Eastern Massachusetts. Our attorneys handle a full range of medical malpractice cases, including:
  • Birth injury, including hypoxic and anoxic brain injury, cerebral palsy or Erb's palsy caused by an obstetrician's mistake or medical negligence during the delivery of a child
  • Surgical errors such as wrong site surgery, unnecessary amputation, surgical implements left in patient and faulty post-surgical monitoring and care giving rise to serious or fatal complications like infection
  • Emergency room errors such as the failure to diagnose and treat a heart attack or stroke
  • Misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis of a serious or fatal illness or medical condition
  • Prescription error or mistake in administering medication resulting in overdose or complications from drug interaction
If you were seriously injured or have lost a loved one as a result of medical negligence at a Massachusetts hospital or clinic, we can help you to understand your rights, evaluate your options and prosecute your case in state or federal courts.