Medical Negligence

What happens after i instruct my solicitor in a medical negligence claim?

It can seem daunting to make a medical negligence claim, largely because the claim process is widely unknown and also understandably unfamiliar if you have never made a medical negligence claim before. It can be a really good idea to familiarise yourself with the backbones of this process before starting a medical negligence claim, so …

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Fatal Septic Shock

In England alone, around 120,000 people per year develop sepsis.  Out of those, about 30,000 die. These are serious numbers.  In the last 5 years or so, Sepsis protocols have been developed to deal with this medical condition.  The media has helped increase awareness, including awareness inside the medical profession.  Fatality and septic shock Sepsis …

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What is the negligence in clinical negligence?

You’d expect the answer to “what is the negligence in clinical negligence” to be straightforward.   Like a car accident.  Someone crushes your rear bumper.  Unless there’s a really good explanation, that driver’s negligent.  A restaurant serves you meat that’s gone off.  Your sick.  The restaurant’s negligent.  In a clinical context – hospital, GP, dentist, …

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