About Cryptosporidium and Injury Claims
Drowning Lawyer Handling Parasite Exposure Cases
Few individuals have heard of Cryptosporidium unless they have had the misfortune of being affected by this parasite. There have been cases of infection from this parasite that has caused very serious illness or even death for those who have compromised immune systems. The parasite is usually received through contaminated water, whether in a pool, hot tub, water park or other area in which many individuals use the water. In many cases, the chlorine used in the recreational water is not sufficient to kill off the parasite, and serious illness is the result. For those who have suffered serious illness or hospitalization through infection, it is important to contact a legal professional who is familiar with Cryptosporidium and with the process for filing a claim or lawsuit related to the exposure to this dangerous parasite. At The Doan Law Firm, P.C., our drowning attorney is available to take on these types of cases.
Cryptosporidium Causing Illness, Hospitalization or Death
Most people will recover from the exposure to the parasite within a short period of time; others suffer serious illness called "cryptosporidiosis", especially those who are facing any immunodeficiency; the parasite can have a deadly effect. Worldwide, this parasite causes over 51% of the illness from water parasites and frighteningly, some strains are resistant to chlorine and you may believe that you and your children are safe in a public pool, hot tub, water park or while swimming at a hotel or motel; in fact, you may be at risk of infection from this parasite.
If you or a loved one has been infected with Cryptosporidium, it is important that legal action is taken. Not only are others that will be in the same area at risk, you likely have suffered damages from the illness that resulted from the infection of this parasite. If you have been made ill through exposure to Cryptosporidium, contact The Doan Law Firm P.C. at once. Our legal team is very familiar with such infections and the serious damage they can inflict on the innocent. Our drowning lawyer can advise you how to initiate a claim or lawsuit related to the damages you or your loved one suffered through the infection.