Medical Negligence

22/10/2018 0 comments 19 views

It seems to be an accepted fact that our National Health Service is perpetually short of money. It can’t be denied that keeping up with increasing demands, innovative treatments, new...
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17/10/2018 0 comments 88 views

The Times reported on 9 October an award of £37 million pounds to a 6 year old boy who suffered a “catastrophic brain injury” This was after a delay by...
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04/10/2018 0 comments 33 views

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16/08/2018 0 comments 68 views

A report in the Sunday newspapers told the tragic story of the death of Jake Stanley, a three year old who suffered a fatal cardiac arrest after being given seven...
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14/08/2018 0 comments 111 views

The Law Gazette recently reported that the number of clinical negligence claims are down, claimant legal costs are down and damages to Claimants are up. So where’s the problem with...
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04/07/2018 0 comments 132 views

‘The NHS has wasted nearly two and a half million pounds reviewing the handling of misdirected clinical correspondence’ found the report Clinical Correspondence Handling in the NHS ordered by the...
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08/03/2018 0 comments 291 views

Earlier this month, a group of “names” in the Defendant clinical negligence field wrote to the Times newspaper calling for a reduction in what they insist on calling “payouts” to...
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05/03/2018 0 comments 293 views

The Department of Health & Social Welfare (DOH) has reported that a working group will be set up  before implementing a fixed cost regime for medical negligence claims. Concerns were...
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09/02/2018 0 comments 405 views

The BBC has reported that hospital corridors have become “the new emergency wards” as a result of the number of patients finding themselves on trolleys in corridors due to hospital...
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06/02/2018 0 comments 350 views

There has been an increase in the number of historic pay outs against the NHS for mistakes made before 1995. The majority of these claims are linked to failings in...
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