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Delays in A&E: Not Just a Matter of Time
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • February 23 2017

Over the past few weeks there have been numerous stories published on the pressures which A&E Services have come under this winter. The time taken to


Medical negligence claims for delay in diagnosis of a stroke
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • February 21 2017

Stroke is the third most common cause of premature death in the UK and the biggest cause of severe disability. Every year there are approximately 152


Never Events - Clinical Negligence
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 17 2017

In Vietnam, just before the New Year, a man attended hospital following a road traffic accident. He was complaining about stomach pains and was taken


Six figure sum of compensation for woman following negligent foot surgery
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • February 15 2017

Clinical negligence solicitor Fiona Huddleston has recovered compensation for Ms R who suffered injury to her foot as a result of negligent surgery


Button Battery Ingestion
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 15 2017

So long as button batteries remain widely available to the public for the powering of various devices there will be a need to educate parents and


Delay applying to Court of Protection at your peril
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • United Kingdom
  • February 13 2017

The Court of Protection has recently given a strongly worded reminder to Trusts not to delay applying to the court in obstetric cases where the mother


Compensation and apology received from Trust after internal bleeding leads to death
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • February 13 2017

The family of a man who died at Central Middlesex Hospital, following internal bleeding caused by a failed cannula insertion, has received an apology


Parents receive apology and assurances following baby overdose at NHS Hospital
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • February 6 2017

Baby C died from a TPN overdose whilst under the care of the Neonatal Unit at Queen Charlotte’s Hospital. The parents of Baby C have received an


Multi-agency failures found in care of sectioned patient
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • February 6 2017

A jury has found that a 29-year-old man who suffered from mental health problems was let down by the care he received at HMP Woodhill as well as in


Lawyer welcomes CQC warning to Worcestershire hospitals to urgently improve patient safety
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • February 3 2017

A lawyer who has represented more than 50 patients and their families in claims against Worcestershire Acute Hospitals Trust has welcomed the