If you or a loved one were seriously injured and another person is at fault, part of the answer is an attorney, like the experienced and caring attorneys at Schachter, Hendy & Johnson, P.S.C. But an attorney isn't the entire answer. When you're trying to put your life back together and make sure that someone else isn't harmed, you need more resources than just your attorney. Below is a list of resources that can help you put your life back together and ensure that someone else doesn't get hurt.
Check for Medical Device Recalls
The FDA tracks all medical device recalls. This easy to use website allows you to view all of the recalls for this year and the two preceding years.
Check for Drug & Food Recalls, Market Withdrawals & Safety Alerts
The FDA regulates many different products, including prescription drugs and food. You can search for recalls of a specific product or browse recent recalls on this easy to use website.
Reporting Drug and Medical Device Injuries to the FDA
The FDA is charged with monitoring the safety of prescription medications and medical devices. To comply with this duty, the FDA relies on patients like you to report injuries and problems that you believe may have been caused by your use of a drug or medical device. You can report any suspected injury or problem online using this simple form.