Have You Been Infected with HIV from an Accidental Needle Prick?
Have you been accidentally pricked by a needle and fear the possibility of getting AIDS? Another individual’s negligence should not be excused, especially in a possibly fatal situation such as this. An individual without the HIV virus can accidentally contract it by being exposed to the infected blood or bodily fluids of another individual. Once infected, this virus can develop into AIDS, also known as acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
If you fear contracting AIDS because of an accidental prick from a needle, The Orlow Firm a New York attorney may be able to help you. If the needle was discarded before testing or if it tested positive for HIV, you may be recover compensation for your pain and suffering. Contact one of our New York personal injury attorneys today. We can help you seek justice.
About Accidental Infections
Accidental infection caused by a contaminated needle can take place in many different environments. Some of the locations in which this may occur include:
- Blood drives
- Medical offices
- Clean-up drives (roadside, beaches, etc.)
When medical professionals neglect to throw away hazardous material such as needles and bodily fluids, they are at fault. Yet, such dangerous conditions leave patients at risk of accidental infection. If this has happened to you and you have tested positive for HIV or fear the possibility of having contracted AIDS, an attorney at The Orlow Firm can help assist you in recovering medical compensation.
Contact The Orlow Firm Today
If you or a loved one been infected by HIV or fear the possibility of being infected due to the negligence of another person, you have options. An attorney at The Orlow Firm can help you seek compensation and justice. Contact one of our experienced New York personal injury attorneys today regarding your fear of AIDS. Call (646) 647-3398 or contact us online.