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A question of liability in claims against pedestrians for injuries caused to cyclists
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 2 2018

One of the dangers for commuters cycling along the embankment on London’s East-West Cycle Superhighway is hitting a pedestrian as they cross the


Cosmetic surgery - knowing your rights if things go wrong
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 29 2017

The cosmetic surgery industry makes billions of pounds every year. However, its sales practices in some areas have been questioned and if you decide


A question of capacity in injury and negligence claims
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 15 2017

Everyone has the right to make his or her own choices. The Mental Capacity Act (MCA) 2005 is designed to protect and empower vulnerable individuals


Applications to set aside - due process must be followed
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 31 2016

It is not uncommon when dealing with unrepresented tenants for landlords to get to trial and for the tenant to either be completely unprepared or


Clinical negligence team recovers £16,000 damages for avoidable pressure sore
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 15 2016

Penningtons Manches’ clinical negligence team has recovered £16,000 from Forest Care Limited for the avoidable pain and suffering experienced by a


Making claims for damages in accidents involving uninsured drivers
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 13 2016

Road traffic accidents are an all too frequent occurrence. Thankfully, in many accidents, no one is injured and any claim involves insurers


PHSO reveals high level of NHS failure to learn from complaints about poor care
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 25 2016

The Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman (PHSO) revealed this week that there were a high number of complaints made to the NHS where there had


Court of Appeal confirms that claimants must have physical injury to recover financial losses for negligence
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 23 2016

The Court of Appeal in Greenway and others v Johnson Matthey Plc 2016 EWCA Civ 408 has recently dismissed a set of claims confirming the principle


Putting things right or participating in a compensation culture? Six guiding principles for making a claim
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 16 2016

There is regular press coverage about injury claims but rarely with any consistency of message. A piece about the UK’s ‘shocking’ compensation


Claim settled for negligent abdominal surgery for appendicitis
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 28 2016

Penningtons Manches has settled a claim against the Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust for a man who suffered injury during negligent