Personal Injury Video Law Tip
“In Florida, medical malpractice awards are subject to a cap on damages. Awards against physicians are capped at $250,000. Pain and suffering damages are capped at $750,000 againsts hospitals.” – Dena Sisk Foman
The cap on damages only applies to non-economic damages, damages for pain and suffering. The statutory caps provide a significant barrier to full recovery in many cases.
Personal injury law video number 100001: Are Medical Malpractice Awards Subject To A Cap On Damages?