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Mon Nov 25

What Do Medical Negligence Solicitors Do When Negotiating a Claim?

Negotiating a Medical Negligence claim is a bit like bargaining to buy a product in an outlet where haggling – with two parties making offers and counteroffers– is routine. Both parties involved know roughly how much the item (your damages) is wor...

Fri Nov 22

How to Choose the Right Solicitor for Your Case

Most patients are happy with the treatment they receive from healthcare specialists in the hospital. But mistakes occur occasionally, and its consequences can be devastating. If you have suffered physical or emotional injuries as a result of these...

Tue Oct 1

How Much Compensation for A Botox Injury or Negligence?

Cosmetic procedures like Botox are now more popular than ever. In the UK, thousands of these procedures are carried out in clinics and salons every week. In some cases, Botox procedures are even performed by therapists with little training and exp...

Mon Sep 30

Congenital Hip Dysplasia Claims Compensation

Congenital hip dysplasia is a birth defect caused by the abnormal development of the hip joint in such away ...

Fri Sep 27

Birth Injuries to Mother Negligence Solicitors

Every mother is entitled to best possible care before, during and after childbirth. The good news is that modern medicine has made the childbirth process pretty easy and safe. Unfortunately, mothers still suffer birth-related injuries that...

Thu Sep 26

A Guide to Making Cosmetic Surgery Compensation Claims

Cosmetic surgical procedures have risen steadily in recent years. In the UK alone, over 28,000 procedures were performed last year – which represents a 0.1% increase on 2017. Once considered a luxury for the affluent, cosmetic surgery is now affor...

Mon Aug 5

What Is Classed as Medical Negligence?

Your medical treatment and management, by law, includes a duty of care administered by a medical expert, whether it be a doctor, surgeon or dentist. Medical negligence is when this medical professional has breached their legal dut...

Thu Aug 1

How Do You Know If You Have a Medical Negligence Case?

If you are unsure about whether you have a medical negligence case after an injury, you are not alone. Many people are faced with the same dilemma. While some med...

Tue Jul 30

How Much Could My Medical Negligence Claim Be Worth

The effects of medical negligence can be frustrating and even catastrophic for a victim, especially if the injury sustained as a result of negligent care has completely disrupted your life. Medical negligence happ...

Mon Jul 29

Which Types of Cerebral Palsy Can Be Caused by Medical Negligence

As an expectant parent, nothing brings you more joy than to have a happy and healthy baby. However, medical negligence during pregnancy and the delivery proce...

Fri Jul 26

How Much Compensation Can I Claim Against A Doctor or GP Negligence?

If you believe you have been injured or harmed in some way as a result of negligent medical care, you might be able to claim medical negligence c...

Tue Jul 9

The Complete Guide To Medical Negligence Claims

If you have suffered sub-standard care from a medical professional which has led to an injury, you may be thinking about making a medical negligence claim for compensation. This can be a daunting task for many victims of medical n...

Wed Jun 26

Can I Claim Against The NHS For Medical Negligence?

If you have received an unacceptable standard of care from an NHS medical service provider, you may be able to make a medical negligence claim for compensation. All NHS medical service providers have to provide treatment to an ...

Wed Jun 26

12 Things To Know About Medical Negligence Claims

The medical negligence might occur through a preventable issue, misdiagnosis, excessive dosage, medical malpractice, medical accident, or lack of knowledge related to medical practices.

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Wed Jun 26

What Are The Most Common Surgery Mistakes in Medical Negligence?

There are numerous types of medical negligence a patient can suffer at the hands of a Doctor, GP or any other type of medical professional. Read

Wed Aug 15

Medical Negligence Case of Cancer Mis-Diagnosed Several Times by NHS.

Linda Lidley a mother aged 52 has won a medical negligence claim after finding out she had been misdiagnosed several times by the NHS, in what has actually turned out to be lung cancer. The pain started ten years ago for Ms Lindley when she first ...

Tue Aug 25

Medical Negligence Cases against NHS Risen by 20 % in a Year After succession of hospital scandals.

The figure is an estimate based on the number of claims the NHS believes it is unlikely to be able to defend, the severity of such errors and likely pay-outs. In total more than 16,000 patients logged complaints, up from around 13,500 the previous...