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Types of Errors

Dangerous and Defective Drugs If you put your trust in a pharmaceutical company and were hurt by their product, you deserve compensation for your suffering.
Wrong Medication Did you receive the wrong medication or incorrect prescription from a pharmacy? If you have suffered because of a medication error please call us for a free case review.
Wrong Dosage Common forms of medication error: incorrect dosage error. Order our free book to learn how to protect yourself and your family from wrong dosage errors.
Other Errors Order our free book, "How to Make Pharmacies Pay for your Injuries Caused by Medication Errors, to learn your rights in prescription error cases.
Kids Rx Errors Order a free copy of The Top 10 Tips to Protect Your Children Against Pharmacy Errors. If you have suffered a prescription error contact our firm today.
Pharmacy Malpractice If you have suffered an injury because a pharmacy dispensed the wrong medication or made an error with your prescription, you are able to file a claim for negligence or malpractice and receive the compensation you deserve.
Walgreens Pharmacy Error Claims There have been numerous claims brought against Walgreens for pharmacy errors or prescription errors. Order our free book to learn how to take action.
CVS Pharmacy Error Claims If you've been injured because of a CVS Pharmacy prescription error, call us for help with your lawsuit at 888-526-7616.
State Pharmacy Boards If you have been severely injured because of a medication error, contact board-certified attorneys immediately to investigate your case free of charge.
Drug & Pharmacy Error Prevention Filing a pharmacy error lawsuit is the only way to make pharmacies take accountability for mistakes. Call our board certified attorneys for a free case review.
State Pharmacy Laws State laws on pharmacy malpractice. Learn the pharmacy error Statute of Limitation laws that apply to your state. Call 877-342-2020 for a free consultation.

Have you suffered an injury after a prescription or pharmacy error? Get the answers you need to protect your rights

The lawyers at Kennedy Hodges have compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions in response to the overwhelming number of people who have suffered an injury after receiving the wrong prescription, wrong dosage or incorrect instructions for use. If you have been injured due to the negligence of another person, read on to learn how to protect your legal rights.

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  • How common are hospital medication mistakes?

    Hospital medication errors are a real threat in the United States. It is estimated that 7,000 people are injured each year because of medication errors.

    While hospitals have systems in place to prevent mistakes, errors are still very common. A report released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services found that more than 80 percent of hospital errors go unreported by hospital employees.

    If you or someone you love is injured because of a medication error you have rights. You should consult our personal injury attorneys in order to investigate if someone is responsible for the mistake. You can also order our free book to learn more, How to Make Pharmacies Pay For Injuries Caused by Medication Errors.

  • What are the best ways to prevent a prescription error injury before and after I go to the pharmacy?

    Prescription errors can happen to anyone, anywhere regardless of who you are. There are some precautions you can take to help prevent common medication errors and help keep your loved ones safe.

    • Write down the doctor's orders for the use of your medicine, as well as the dose and instructions.
    • Don't use the drive thru window.
    • Check your medicine before you leave the pharmacy against your notes, and insist on being counseled about your pharmacist about the proper use and the potential side effects of your medicine.
    • You can also download our free chart of the most commonly confused drug names and bring it with you to the pharmacy to make sure you have the correct prescription.
    You cannot trust pharmacies to correctly administer your prescriptions. You can download a free copy of our book, "How to Make Pharmacies Pay for your Injuries Caused by Medication Errors," to learn more about taking action because of a medication error.