The most crucial part of suing a hospital in South Africa is acquiring proper legal representation.
You would file a personal injury claim if you were injured due to negligent or wrongful conduct by a third party.
Personal injury lawyers help clients by utilizing their extensive knowledge surrounding personal injury claims.
Malpractice attorneys assist their clients by assessing whether or not they have a legal medical malpractice case.
Choosing a Law Firm: What is your case about, their specialisation and experience in this type of case, their location, how big is the firm, trial experience, fee structure, communication techniques, the three Rs, and are you comfortable with them?
In South Africa, you can claim medical malpractice damages for all medical expenses, including past and predicted future expenses such as rehabilitation, treatment, and ongoing care. You can also claim damages for general suffering, pain, or disfigurement. Lastly, you can claim for loss of income.