Pharmacy Negligence in Texas: What You Need to Prove to Win

Pharmacy Negligence

Pharmacists play an important role in healthcare. They are highly trained professionals in the dispensing of medications that could have serious and even fatal consequences if administered incorrectly. It’s a job that someone without the proper education would not be able to do.

Because of this, people place a huge amount of trust in pharmacists. Yet research indicates up to 10% of prescriptions are filled in error. That’s an astounding number. Why does it happen?

In many cases, busy pharmacies allow low-paid, inexperienced technicians to prepare medications, paving the way for pharmacy errors to be made. Then, to compound the matter, pharmacists sometimes fail to check every order.

If you believe a pharmacist or pharmacy acted with negligence when handling [...]