Mass tort lawsuits occur when numerous individuals have been injured by a defective drug or product and sue the manufacturers to recoup their losses. We have the resources to fight the big corporations and help you get the compensation you deserve for your injuries.
Georgia Mass Tort Attorneys
Georgia consumers can be harmed by the products and drugs they use daily. When multiple injuries or similar sufferings are reported against the same product or drug, the manufacturer can be held liable for a mass tort. Southside Injury Attorneys have the resources to help mass tort victims recover compensation for their unique injuries. Contact us today for a free case evaluation if you believe you or a loved one are a victim of a defective drug or product.
What Is A Mass Tort?
A ‘tort’ is the legal term for and injury caused by the negligence of another party. When multiple people are injured and suffer from the negligence of the same party, each individual can seek unique compensation from the responsible party through a mass tort claim.
A Mass Tort is similar to a Class Action lawsuit, but mass torts allow victims to seek individual representation to recover compensation that is not split amongst others who were injured by the responsible party. Class action lawsuits are collective representation from all injured victims and final settlements are split between all the injured victims.
How To Know If You Have A Mass Tort Claim
It may not be apparent that your injuries have been caused by a medical device, medication, or product. Expert Mass Tort attorneys can review your medical records and compare your claim to other victims with similar injuries and causes. Holding a large corporation or manufacturer responsible for your injuries may seem impossible, but combining your claim with many others builds a strong case for wide-ranging negative effects of the product and recovering fair compensation.
Types of Mass Tort Injuries
Victims of defective medical devices, medications, or products receive compensation for their unique injuries in mass tort claims. Victims may seek damages for many losses specific to their situation such as:
- Disability and Disfigurement
- Current and Future Medical Bills
- Long-Term Care and Physical Therapy
- Lost Wages From Time Off Work
- Pain and Suffering
- Emotional Distress
Contact An Experienced Mass Tort Attorney
Understanding the cause of your injuries and holding negligent companies accountable for their defective products can be complex and overwhelming. Southside Injury Attorneys has the knowledge and resources to assist you with your mass tort claim. We build your case to your specific circumstance and damages to ensure you get the compensation you deserve. Contact us today at 844-810-4357 for your free consultation.
The following products are currently in nationwide mass tort litigation. If you have been prescribed or have used any of these products and developed the associated injuries, consult with your doctor and then call Southside Injury Attorneys to learn more about your options.
|Medical Device or Drug||Manufacturer||Prescribed or Used For||Injuries|
|Zantac||Sanofi||Heartburn||Liver disease, liver cancer, testicular cancer, and lung cancer|
|Juul||Juul Labs Inc.||Nicotine Alternative||Nicotine addiction and lung damage|
|Belviq||Eisai Inc.||Weight Loss||Pancreatic cancer, colorectal cancer, and lung cancer|
|Elmiron||Janssen Pharmaceuticals||Interstitial Cystitis (painful bladder disorder)||Maculopathy, blurred or distorted vision, blindness|
|Talcum Powder||Johnson & Johnson||Baby Powder, Cosmetics, Skin Powder, etc.||Ovarian cancer|
|3M Combat Ear Plugs||3M||Hearing Protection||Hearing loss and tinnitus|
|AFFF Firefighting Foam||3M, DuPont, Chemours Company, Chemguard, National Foam Inc., Dynax Corp., and more||Firefighting Foam||Testicular cancer, kidney cancer, thyroid disease, and ulcerative colitis|
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