Akron Drug Injury Lawyers


Drug manufacturers are responsible for testing, manufacturing, packaging and marketing their products , as well as accurately representing adverse reactions and risk factors. If you or a loved one has been harmed by an unsafe pharmaceutical, our experienced Akron dangerous drug attorneys can help hold the liable parties accountable.

If an irresponsible pharmaceutical company has victimized you or a loved one or a doctor who incorrectly prescribed medication, our experienced Akron drug injury lawyers can help. You can recover compensation for your losses through a personal injury claim. With over 500 years of combined legal experience, our team will give your case the best possible chance.

Call (330) 869-9007 to find out how our Akron drug injury lawyers can help you.

Causes of Drug Injuries

There are numerous drug injury causes, ranging from improper dosage to undisclosed and harmful side effects. While the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is required to thoroughly evaluate all drugs before they are released, sometimes dangerous products slip through. When this occurs, the FDA may recall the drug and put out a warning.

Drug injuries are also caused by inadequate medical care by nurses and doctors. Sometimes, a doctor will prescribe a medication without fully evaluating a patient. The new medication may not treat the patient’s illness. They could experience harmful side effects rather than relief.

A doctor might also prescribe an improper dosage, resulting in harm. In addition, nurses may administer drugs improperly in hospitals or fail to submit prescriptions to pharmacies properly.

Other causes of drug injuries:

  • Dangerous Medical Devices
  • Drug Recalls
  • False Advertising
  • Severe Side Effects

Your Legal Options in Drug Injury Cases

When pursuing a personal injury lawsuit, there is a certain burden of proof to meet. As a result, every drug injury case must establish two elements. First, you must prove that a drug or medication had harmful effects that were not disclosed or that were not expected. Once you establish this, you must prove that you sustained an injury from the drug.

You must convince a judge or jury that your injury was the direct result of negligence or recklessness.

Drug injury cases can be complicated. Our experienced attorneys are familiar with the court documents and legal processes necessary to reach successful outcomes. By seeking legal advice as soon as possible, you may be able to obtain compensation for the losses you sustained that another person or company caused.

Seeking Compensation for Drug Injuries

When filing a lawsuit for sustained injuries, there are a number of losses to pursue.

Perhaps you missed work as a result of your injuries. Or maybe you need funds to pay for medical costs. You deserve to be compensated by those responsible.

In a personal injury lawsuit, you may seek funds to recover:

  • Medical expenses
  • Physical limitations
  • Lost income
  • Loss of consortium, or loss of relationships
  • Pain and suffering
  • Disfigurement

When a person is killed by a drug, their family may wish to pursue the following losses through a wrongful death lawsuit:

  • Funeral and burial costs
  • Lost prospective income
  • Loss of financial contribution
  • Loss of comfort and society

KNR will guide you through the legal process, help you get treatment, negotiate with the insurance and drug companies, and fight for everything you deserve. Our drug injury lawyers have helped numerous injury victims get compensation after a dangerous drug caused them harm. We can help you and your family too.

Our Akron Drug Injury Lawyers Can Assist You

If you are contemplating filing a personal injury lawsuit, you must act quickly. In Ohio, there is a strict statute of limitations related to this kind of legal action.

According to state law, you have two years from the time you discover your injuries to file a personal injury lawsuit. It is for this reason that you should contact our law office in Akron as soon as possible. With enough time to prepare, our team can construct a strategy that increases your chance of recovery. This might include gathering evidence, conducting interviews, or an independent investigation.

How KNR Can Help You

The skilled legal team at Kisling, Nestico & Redick is ready to listen and explain your next steps if a medication harmed you or a loved one.

We have 11 locations throughout Ohio and a long history of fighting for people like you. If you have questions, speak to an experienced Akron drug injury attorney today.

Call (330) 869-9007 or contact us online . We offer 100% free initial consultations and there are no costs unless you recover compensation.