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Amputation Claims & Compensation
Our solicitors are experts in amputation claims & compensation. They have represented many victims of medical amputation errors and have obtained large sums in compensation for their clients.
Amputation claims & compensation arise when a medical professional provides negligent amputation surgery. Amputation claims & compensation are extremely serious as they involve injuries that are long term and disabling.
When you are receiving amputation surgery you expect the highest standard of care. However, amputation errors do happen. These are often as a result of medical negligence. This is unacceptable. You are legally entitled to receive an acceptable standard of care, negligence is never excusable.
Our claims solicitors will handle your claims on a No Win No Fee basis. We take away the stress of worrying about legal bills.
Our Solicitors are experts in amputation claims & compensation. You can contact them today by completing our quick Free Claim Assessment or call us on 0800 999 3372
What are Amputation Claims & Compensation?
Having amputation surgery is a traumatic experience for any patient. The amputation may have been carried out to save your life, but this does not reduce the impact that an amputation will have on your health and lifestyle.
Amputation claims & compensation arise when a medical professional negligently treats you, resulting in the amputation of a body part. The financial and physical impact that amputation has cannot be underestimated. You may need specialist care or equipment to assist you, or you may need to stop working because of the impact of the amputation.
You are entitled to be compensated for any financial loss you have suffered as a result of amputation negligence. The law also provides for you to be compensated for any unnecessary pain and suffering you have been subjected to as a result of negligence.
All Surgeons owe their patients a “Duty of Care”. This means that if your surgeon falls below the standard that would be expected, they have been negligent.
Amputation claims & compensation should not happen. But they do. If you believe that the standard of care that has been provided to you has let you down, speak to a specialist solicitor today and get vital legal advice.
There are strict time limits on making amputation claims for compensation. You have 3 years from the date of the negligence or 3 years from the date you suspected negligence. That is why it is extremely important that you seek expert legal advice as soon as possible.
Our amputation claims and compensation solicitors can move quickly with your claim. However, it is vital that you seek advice as soon as possible to protect your legal rights. Do not delay as it can result in you missing the chance to obtain justice for your suffering.
What are the Causes of Amputation Negligence?
Amputation claims & compensation are made following a wide range of procedures. There are a lot of causes and they can vary according to the type of treatment you are receiving. However, the serious consequences of surgical errors relating to amputation can result in devastating consequences.
Our claims solicitors have come across many reasons for amputation claims & compensation. The incidents can range from human error through to failure to properly clean surgical equipment.
When receiving any kind of surgery, the surgeon should be skilled and have the necessary expertise to carry out the surgery. If they fail to provide an acceptable level of surgical care, they have let you down.
It is not only during surgery that negligence can lead to an amputation claims & compensation. If a medical professional has failed to diagnose and treat a condition in good time, it may have resulted in an avoidable amputation.
Some of the most common reasons for amputation claims and compensation are as a result of:
- Human Surgical Errors
- Surgery performed on the incorrect body part
- Failure to diagnose cancer
- Failure to diagnose diabetes
- Lack of sanitisation
- Failure to properly examine before and after surgery.
If you have suffered due to amputation, speak to one of our amputation claims & compensation solicitors today. They will be able to provide you with a Free Claim Assessment today.
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Can I Make An Amputation Claim For Compensation?
If you have been subjected to an avoidable amputation, you can make a claim against the negligent medical provider.
Making an amputation claim for compensation is not just about obtaining compensation for your suffering, it is about obtaining justice. Our solicitors understand that this is difficult time for you, often with nobody to turn to.
We will be in your corner, fighting your case. Our solicitors will provide you with all the support you need during your claim. You need to act fast, as there are strict time limits on when you can make an amputation claim. Contact us today to discuss your options.
Why you should Make a Claim?
Amputation claims and compensation help to avoid the same mistakes being made again. Often, NHS guidelines and advice will change following a medical negligence claim. If the medical mistakes that were made are identified and investigated, improvements can be made.
It is also important that you are able to obtain compensation for your pain and suffering. At the very least, you may incurred additional expenses and costs for extra care due to the injury. You may have had to take time of work, or give up your job altogether. In these circumstances, it is only fair that you as the victim are able to receive the correct amount of compensation for your suffering.
No Win No Fee Amputation Claims & Compensation
Our amputation claims & compensation solicitors will represent you on a No Win No Fee basis. There is no cost to you in the claim is unsuccessful. You will obtain the maximum compensation available to you.
Our solicitors will also discuss any other options that are available regarding you case.
How Much Compensation Will I Get?
Amputation claims & compensation payouts depend on the extent of the injury you have suffered. It will also depend on your personal circumstances.
Our solicitors will be able to guide you through the levels of compensation available based on your own circumstances. Contact them today for a Free Case Assessment.
Our Expertise in Amputation Claims & Compensation?
Our amputation claims & compensation solicitors have decades of experience in these types of claim. They specialise in this area of law and are quite simply experts in the area.
They will provide you with the expert service you expect from your medical negligence lawyer. But they are also friendly, approachable and put customer service at the heart of everything they do for their clients.
Contact one of the team today for a Free Claim Assessment