Posted on Friday, April 23rd, 2010 at 6:19 pm
According to a report released by the Pennsylvania Chief Justice Ronald Castille, new medical-malpractice claims in the state were reduced significantly. The number of new medical malpractice lawsuits in Pennsylvania decreased for the fifth straight year, dropping from 1,602 cases in 2008 to 1,533 cases in 2009. The number of new cases has declined by 47% since 2002.
If you have been injured by the reckless or negligent actions of a medical professional, you may be eligible for compensation for your pain, suffering, and medical expenses. For more information on medical malpractice lawsuits, contact the Philadelphia medical malpractice attorneys of Lowenthal & Abrams, P.C. at 610-667-7511 today.