Faulty Insulin Pens

An insulin pen is used to inject insulin, a hormone produced by the pancreas, for the treatment of diabetes. It is made up of an insulin cartridge, a dial to measure the dose and is used with disposable pen needles to deliver the dose. Unfortunately, there are instances where the insulin pen itself is faulty, resulting in detrimental consequences for the patient or their loved ones.  

Types of Faulty Insulin Pens

While insulin pens have made blood glucose management easier and more flexible for many individuals with diabetes, they are also susceptible to technical malfunctions. An Insulin pen may be faulty in the following circumstances: 

  • If it fails to correctly dispense insulin
  • If the insulin pen fails to prime
  • Faulty pen due to a cracked cartridge holder
  • The dose units’ counter fails to move incorrectly
  • The needle fails to screw onto the insulin pen correctly
  • And other faulty insulin pen errors

Such malfunctions can result in extraordinarily high blood glucose levels, and impair the patient's health. If you or a loved one has been affected by a faulty insulin pen which has resulted in an injury or has exacerbated a medical condition, Mistreatment.com may be able to assist.

How to seek Free Legal Advice on a No Win, No Fee?

Here at Mistreatment.com we are able to carry out a free claims assessment under no obligation, in order to establish whether your circumstances warrant a medical complaint or a medical negligence claim on a no win no fee basis.

Should your claim be considered under a no-win no-fee basis, you can decide to instruct the specialist medical negligence solicitor.

Should you decide to instruct the specialist medical negligence solicitor and your claim is unfortunately unsuccessful, you will not pay.

What can I claim for in a successful medical negligence claim?

In successful faulty medical products compensation claims our specialist medical negligence solicitors have experience in recovering compensation, as well as arranging any necessary services to improve the client’s quality of life. 

  • Compensation for the Injury or Loss
  • Loss of Earnings
  • Interim Compensation Payment
  • Private Medical Treatment Costs
  • Care & Case Management Costs
  • Rehabilitation Costs
  • Housing Adaptation & Relocation
  • Out-Of-Pocket Expenses
  • Compensating Dependants (Spouse/Children)
  • Benefits & Financial Advice
  • Independent Medical Experts
  • Court Of Protection
  • Coroners Inquest Advice
  • Special Adapted Vehicles
  • Recovering The Legal Costs

As each enquiry is unique the advice given will be tailored to the individual circumstances of the client.

About Our Medical Negligence Teams

Mistreatment.com is comprised of specialist teams of medical negligence solicitors throughout England and Wales. Mistreatment.com are committed in fighting for truth and justice, raising clinical standards and ensuring you or your loved ones receive the compensation you deserve under a no win no fee basis. Find out more about members of our faulty medical products compensation team…

Our commitment to victims of medical negligence

We understand each patient’s circumstances are unique, however with our specialist medical negligence solicitors and barristers Mistreatment.com are able to provide you with support, guidance and access to justice. Our commitment is to offer you:

  • Free private and confidential initial advice.
  • A no obligation free claims assessment, so you know where you stand.
  • Legal representation under no win no fee, if you seek to pursue a medical negligence claim.
  • Experienced medical & legal advisors who will listen to you and are there to help.
  • Access to experienced teams of specialist medical negligence solicitors across England and Wales.
  • If you decide to make a medical complaint we can provide a free and independent complaints guide.

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