Medical Malpractice Lawyers Support FDA Surgical Fire-Safety Initiative

Medical malpractice attorneys represent patients each year that suffer the often lasting effects of surgical fires. Sometimes, they represent the family members of patients who did not live through the harrowing tragedy. It is important to discuss with your surgeon the risks and dangers associated with surgical room fires. Operating Room Fires Rare but Relevant Dr. Nancy Perrier speaks of her first encounter with an operating room blaze; “The flames were at least 6 to 8 feet high and the correct actions were unknown to everyone in the operating room. The patient survived the operation, but died about 30 days later from complications of a … [Read more...]