Stryker Hip Recall Lawsuits May Tally Over One Billion Dollars
Our Stryker hip recall lawsuit attorneys file cases for patients who have been injured or harmed due to defective hip implants. Many of these cases have resulted in significant settlements and more settlements are expected. In fact, Stryker Corporation recently reported that it may spend between $700 million and $1.13 billion to resolve litigation and other costs related to hip recalls and lawsuits.
Stryker recalled its Rejuvenate and ABG II hip implants from the market last year because of the potential for corrosion, which can cause pain and swelling for patients. About 20,000 of these medical devices have been implanted in the United States alone. Numerous product liability lawsuits have been filed throughout the country.
Patients who have received a Stryker hip implant and have suffered injuries, pain, or harm do have a legal right to pursue a defective medical device claim. There are strict time limits for filing these cases so it is essential that you contact an experienced attorney to preserve your legal rights. Call us now at (800) 606-1717 to see if you have a case.