Yes, you may be able to sue the Michigan hospital if your mother died during surgery. The wrongful death lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. file lawsuits for victim’s families if they were killed during a procedure due to medical malpractice.
In fact, when a patient dies from an unexpected death during surgery, the family should investigate whether the death was the result of surgery errors or anesthesia mistakes, or whether it was from a complication that arose during the procedure that was not the result of medical negligence.
If it is determined that the patient’s cause of death was due to a medical mistake, surviving family members, in this particular case, the children will be able to sue the Michigan hospital. The lawsuit would be filed under the Michigan Wrongful Death Statute.
At the law firm of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. our experienced medical malpractice legal team will review the entire surgery report and then discuss the treatment with a board-certified surgeon to determine whether the patients’ condition was properly treated and whether the patient suffered an injury due to medical malpractice. If there was medical mistake by a physician that caused the death, we then pursue a medical malpractice case seeking damages.
If you suspect your loved ones death during surgery was caused due to malpractice, call our award winning law firm now at (800) 606-1717. We will start working on your case immediately gathering all the medical records and evidence to prove and win your case. Our lawyers have significant experience in handling medical malpractice cases under the Michigan wrongful death statute and will represent you under our No Fee Promise, which means no legal fees or costs whatsoever until the case is settled or won. Call today for your free, no-obligation consultation!