Professional negligence encompasses a broad spectrum of professional vocations. Whether legal, medical, certified public accountant, architect, engineer, contractor or otherwise, often times an individual’s only recourse is to resort to the legal system. As with most others, professionals carry insurance for the simple reason that mistakes can and do happen. Sometimes the mistake is the result of a lack of oversight and other times a result of a lack proper training or preparation. In some instances, the mistake can be the result of external factors involving drug or alcohol abuse that impairs the professional thus causing the harm. In any case, the professional can be held responsible.
If you or a loved one has been the victim of professional negligence, call for a free consultation so you can be advised of your rights and determine if further pursuit is warranted.