Individual Settlements for Hernia Mesh Problems Averaged $70,000!

INDIVIDUAL SETTLEMENTS FOR HERNIA MESH PROBLEMS AVERAGED

In 2011 Bard Offers $184 million to Settle Hernia Patch Suits.

Manufacturer of surgical mesh had tentatively agreed to pay $184 million to settle the majority of claims in a Rhode Island multidistrict litigation over allegedly defective hernia patches.

Multiple hernia mesh lawsuits are currently being filed throughout the U.S. against surgical mesh manufacturers for failing to disclose possible complications that can occur after a hernia mesh has been implanted, and settlement amounts for these types of lawsuits are likely to be substantial.