If you have suffered injuries as a result of DePuy ASR Hip Replacements, which have been recalled due to their high failure rate, you may be entitled to recover damages through an Illinois defective product claim. A defective product lawyer in Chicago can help determine if your injuries are the result of a defective hip replacement system.The DePuy ASR Hip Replacements have caused many patients to experience chronic pain or undergo additional surgery. Damage to the muscles, nerves and bones can occur when the defective hip replacement system malfunctions.Serious injuries can occur when:
- the implant doesn’t stay attached properly;
- the components are misaligned; and/or
- the patient experiences a fracture around the area of the implant.
Additionally, metal particles from the defective hip replacement have been found to cause injuries when they wear off and travel to fluid surrounding the joints and muscles.If you have experienced, pain, swelling or difficulty walking after receiving a DePuy ASR Hip Replacement, you may be eligible for compensation from the manufacturer to help with the costs of your additional medical treatments and other expenses.A defective product lawyer in Chicago will carefully examine the facts in your case to determine if manufacturer negligence led to your injuries from a defective hip replacement. He or she can also assist you with filing your Illinois defective product claim.You can learn more about defective product claims related to DePuy ASR Hip Replacements by visiting our article library. When to Hire a Defective Product Lawyer in Chicago A defective product lawyer in Chicago at the Law Offices of Barry G. Doyle, P.C. has dealt with similar cases to yours and knows the best course of action for your claim. To improve your chances at a fair settlement and take the burden out of all the paperwork involved in an Illinois defective product claim, contact us today for a free case evaluation – 312-263-1080.