Hugh James solicitors are investigating DePuy ASR hip compensation claims. Our DePuy ASR hip solicitors represent more than 100 patients who wish to claim personal injury compensation after having the controversial metal on metal DePuy ASR hip implanted. Contact us today for free initial advice and guidance on making a compensation claim, without obligation.
Johnson & Johnson subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. is the manufacturer of metal on metal hip replacements, ASR hip replacement system and ASR hip resurfacing systems.
DePuy ASR hip replacement implants have been in clinical use in the UK since July 2003. However, following the discovery that the revision rate of these systems is higher than expected, DePuy have now issued a recall of the products. This includes the ASR hip replacement system and ASR hip resurfacing systems.
DePuy’s recall includes funding the costs of investigation and treatment and patient’s expenses. However, in conjunction with a handful of other law firms across Britain, Hugh James has been negotiating for the payment of compensation for all of the effects of having these implants treatments.
This compensation may include the payment of loss of earnings or nursing care. In addition, the claim will include an independent review of the long term effects of the implant and its revision.
Hugh James are currently representing patients who have been part of this recall and have either had their DePuy implants replaced or are being investigated to determine if they will need to.
The Hugh James harmful products team has many years’ experience of successfully winning harmful product claims.
Our expert advice has helped us to be ranked first as a representative of Claimants in such cases by Chambers and Partners, the Independent Guide to Law Firms.
Our lawyers have successfully recovered compensation for victims of other pharmaceutical products and medical devices including Opren, CJD Growth Hormone, hip and spinal prostheses and cataract lenses.