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The interplay between concurrent liability in tort and contract: a claimant’s perspective

September 18 2015 Traditional contract and tort claims exist mutually exclusively as distinct and separate actions. However, when one considers potential causes of…

Twin To Twin Transfusion Syndrome – facts, warning signs and treatment

July 23 2014 Identical twins who share a placenta (monochorionic twins) share blood connections within the placenta. TTTS occurs when the connections become…

Sensory loss series - touch

July 6 2015 As part of our new series focusing on injuries caused to the senses as a result of medical negligence we explore how someone’s ability to touch and…

Claiming loss of earnings

October 16 2015 The value of personal injury claims is often largely made up of losses that stem from the injury, rather than from the injury itself. Claims for lost…

Sepsis – the signs, the risks & where medical negligence can occur

December 1 2014 As a medical negligence solicitor, I have investigated numerous claims for compensation involving sepsis, and understand the devastating effect it…

Roads Policing Review: Views from Cyclists, Drivers and Lawyers

June 22 2021 According to the Department for Transport 2018 annual report there were on average 5 fatalities and 68 serious injuries every day on Britain’s roads…

Police officers should not be above the law. But more and more it seems they are!

June 16 2021 In April 2021 I contributed to a BBC News article shedding light on the endemic problem of serving police officers abusing women and escaping…

Functional Neurological Disorder: A Legal Case Study

June 10 2021 Functional neurological disorder (FND) is a condition where there is a disorder of the function of the nervous system, i.e. How the brain and body…

To Wear or Not to Wear a Cycling Helmet: The Legal Position

June 8 2021 Road traffic collisions are a major cause of head injury. Promoting road safety is important to me because as a brain injury solicitor I see the life…

Head Injury in Sport - Stories from Professional Athletes

June 7 2021 We hear so much from doctors and sporting bodies about brain injury in sport - what’s going wrong and what should be done - but what do athletes…