EMT Malpractice

Douglas Lee Burdette

Practice Area:Medical Malpractice

Outcome:Settlement for plaintiff, $3,750,000

Description:The child plaintiff was being examined by his doctor in her office when he suddenly started having a seizure. The ambulance was called and upon arrival, the doctor turned the patient over to the EMTs who failed to take appropriate action to control the seizures. The child was brain damaged as a result of their negligence.