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Improper Emergency Medical Response

When someone suffers an accident at home or at work and cannot reach the hospital, they turn to emergency medical services for help. It is an emergency medical technician's job to arrive to the scene of an accident in a timely manner in order to help the injured individual. Sadly, though, this is not always the case.

When emergency medical technicians fail to do their job properly, they are putting other people's lives in danger. If you have been the victim of an accident in which you did not receive proper emergency medical assistance, you may be eligible for financial compensation. Do not hesitate to contact Kenosha medical malpractice lawyers of Habush Habush and Rottier S.C. at 800-242-2874 to learn more about your legal choices.

Types of Improper Emergency Medical Response

In many medical emergencies, a person's outlook depends on how quickly they receive medical attention. Thus, it is important that emergency medical technicians are prepared to respond immediately. If they fail in this duty to you, it can result in devastating consequences. Below is a list of emergency response problems that can cause you or a loved one further injury:

  • Failure to report to a scene of an accident on time
  • Failure to report to dispatch properly
  • Failure to effectively communicate with emergency room staff
  • Failure to diagnose the accident victim properly
  • Failure to transport victim safely

If you or someone close to you received improper EMS treatment, you may want to take legal action against the person or party at fault.

Contact Us

At Habush Habush and Rottier S.C., we understand that emergency medical technicians should be timely and perform medical procedures accurately. That being said, if EMTs do not live up to these expectations, they should be held accountable. We are here to help. No one should be left with financial worries when they are not to blame. Contact the Kenosha medical malpractice attorneys at 800-242-2874 to discuss your case.