Attorney David A. Sims
Elkins WV Medical Malpractice Lawyer


Medical Malpractice at the David Memorial Hospital/Health System in Elkins

If you or your family have suffered an injury or wrongful death at the Davis Memorial Hospital/Health System in Elkins WV or at the hands of any other licensed nurse, psychiatrist, psychologist, counselor, or medical professional, contact our law office first before you discuss your
potential claim with anyone else.

Medical malpractice can include any injury or wrongful death suffered due to negligence, errors, or acts that resulted in the failure of the treatment to meet the accepted standards of practice that are maintained by the general medical community (the peers of the medical professional in question). The act need not be intentional (they usually are not), but must have resulted in injury or death. Some of the examples of medical malpractice that we handle at our office include:

  • Abuse by Medical Professionals
  • Death of Infant due to Error, Purposeful Action, or Neglect
  • Errors: Nursing, Medication, & Surgical
    (Including Wrong Limb Removed)
  • Injuries due to Surgical Instruments
  • Injuries Suffered During Birth
    (not to be confused with birth defects)
  • Negligence on the Part of the Medical Professional
  • Unintended Injuries During Surgery

Accidents: Tractor Trailer, SUV Rollovers, Motorcycles, Railroad, and Aviation

Our law firm represents Elkins WV clients who have been injured in motor vehicle accidents of all types (tractor-trailer, SUV rollovers, motorcycles, etc.), as well as railroad and aviation accidents/crashes.

Wrongful Death: Mining, Industrial, Construction, and Other Workplace Fatalities

We represent clients who have been injured or whose family members have suffered wrongful death fatalities as a result of workplace accidents. Mining accidents, cave-ins, explosions, floods, falls, drowning, electrocutions, and all types of industrial and construction injuries and deaths can, in many cases, be traced back to negligence on the part of the owner or some other entity in charge of the operation.

The law practice of Attorney David A. Sims is known for working tirelessly to gather all of the information necessary to make your personal injury or wrongful death claim successful. We work hard to get Elkins WV residents all of the compensation allowed by law. Why bother looking anywhere else? Call Attorney Sims to make an appointment to discuss your claim today (initial appointment is free of charge): (304) 428-5291.