Des Moines Emergency Call Negligence Lawyers
When one encounters an emergency situation, it’s comforting to know that help is just on the other side of a 9-1-1 phone call. In many cases, the dispatch center is successful in sending assistance in a timely manner. Unfortunately, however, there are also cases in which the emergency call is not handled properly. This negligence may result in a severe delay in medical attention, which can cause complications in certain conditions or, in some cases, even death.
If you have experienced loss of a loved one due to another party’s negligent behavior handling an emergency call, the lawyers of LaMarca Law Group, P.C. in Des Moines can help you file a wrongful death lawsuit to receive compensation for your family’s losses.
Dangers of Emergency Call Negligence in Des Moines
The persons charged with answering and screening emergency calls have a tremendous responsibility. If they do not handle the call properly, their negligence could result in devastating consequences. Although this negligence does not always result in undue injury or loss of life, there are certain situations in which delay of medical attention can result in wrongful death, including, but not limited to, cases of:
- Heart attack
- Head injuries
- Severe lacerations or bleeding wounds
- Carbon monoxide poisoning
- Severe allergic reactions
If you have experienced a death in the family due to the negligence of a dispatch center, you should not hesitate to take action. The Des Moines lawyers of LaMarca Law Group, P.C. are here to help you pursue justice and compensation for your losses.
Contact a Des Moines Emergency Call Negligence Lawyer for Help
At LaMarca Law Group, P.C., our lawyers understand the devastating emotional and financial damages you may be facing after a wrongful death in the family. We can help you hold the responsible parties accountable. Contact our Des Moines offices today at (515) 225-2600 to speak with an experienced emergency call negligence lawyer.