According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, more than 100,000 cases of suspected medication errors are reported every year. That’s nearly 275 reports per day or 11 per hour. When you factor in the amount of unreported cases, these are staggering numbers. If you suspect you or a loved one are a victim of a pharmaceutical error, you’re not alone.
What Types of Damages Are Covered in a Florida Pharmacy Errors Case?
In a successful settlement or court case, there are several compensation types that you may obtain for your troubles. Common types of compensation in these cases include:
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages from missing work
- Psychological and emotional suffering
- Physical suffering
- Other losses directly caused by the pharmacy error