In healthcare errors are sometimes made. If such errors can be attributed to doctors or hospital, patients may be entitled to damages.
Although treating physicians or hospitals are liable, in practice insurers usually handle the claims based on medical errors in personal injury (or wrongful death) cases.
In these cases medical expertise is indispensable. Beer advocaten has an in-house team of medical advisors, from different backgrounds. We also work closely with external medical specialists and prominent experts.
Beer advocaten represented the parents of baby Jelmer who was left severely disabled due to a gross medical error.