Our medical negligence solicitor panel helped recover interim damages exceeding £2.2 million, for the benefit of a child with cerebral palsy to provide a home for him and his family, suitabily adapted to accommodate his severe disability.
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Our medical negligence solicitor panel were able to assist Mrs B with counselling to help her come to terms with the trauma and able to secure a settlement of £155,000.
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Our medical negligence solicitor panel succeeded in establishing liability against the Trust and the claim settled just over one year after instruction, for agreed damages of £47,500.
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Antenatal Screening Error Claims

When antenatal screening errors occur, both the mother and child can face serious complications including miscarriage, stillbirth and disabilities to the baby. If you or a family member has suffered as a result of antenatal screening errors and medical negligence, then you may have grounds for a medical negligence claim.

Our specialist panel of no win no fee medical negligence solicitors have represented many families throughout England & Wales in accessing justice following a negligence during or following a pregnancy or labour. They have gained a proven track record in fighting for an admission of liability and compensation settlements from the straightforward claims through to the more complex pregnancy and birth injury claims.

Types of Antenatal Screening Errors

  • Failures in conducting tests on chromosome abnormalities including nuchal scan for downs syndrome
  • Errors in setting up a birth plan
  • Lack of monitoring the position of the baby
  • Failures in carrying out foetal anomaly scans for conditions such as cleft lip, spina bifida and regular pelvic examinations
  • Errors in conducting blood, urine, blood pressure, foetal heart tests and ultrasound scans
  • Failures in carrying out blood tests for conditions such as rhesus negative, syphilis, rubella, HIV, hepatitis B and if the mother is anaemic
  • Errors in setting up regular appointments
  • Failures in monitoring pregnancy related illnesses such as gestational diabetes, pre-eclampsia, ectopic pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases and other infections
  • And other antenatal screening errors

Unsure if you are entitled to make a medical negligence claim?

Before you decide to bring a claim, our medical negligence panel can carry out a confidential free claim assessment under no obligation for you to use the service.

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FAQs - Birth Injury Compensation Claims

CAN I GET FREE CONFIDENTIAL ADVICE BEFORE I DECIDE TO CLAIM?

Before you decide to make a birth injury or pregnancy related medical negligence claims, our panel of specialist medical negligence solicitors will provide free and confidential advice and conduct a free medical claim assessment. This will be under no obligation to use the service.

The free medical claim assessment provides clients and loved ones with an opportunity to obtain free guidance and advice to better understand their legal rights about their potential medical negligence claim. The case will also be assessed to check whether it would eligible for 'no win no fee' or 'legal aid' funding.

IF I WIN MY CLAIM WHAT CAN I CLAIM FOR?

When settling medical negligence claims, our medical negligence solicitors have experience in recovering compensation and loss of earnings, as well as arranging any necessary care and services to improve the client’s quality of life. Where applicable, these may include:

  • Compensation for the Injury or Loss
  • Loss of Earnings
  • Interim Compensation Payment
  • Private Medical Treatment Costs
  • Care & Case Management Costs
  • Rehabilitation Costs
  • Housing Adaptation & Relocation
  • Out-Of-Pocket Expenses
  • Compensating Dependants (Spouse/Children)
  • Benefits & Financial Advice
  • Independent Medical Experts
  • Court Of Protection
  • Coroners Inquest Advice
  • Special Adapted Vehicles
  • Travel costs
  • Recovering The Legal Costs
  • Bereavement costs

IF MY CLAIM FAILS, WILL I HAVE TO PAY MY SOLICITORS LEGAL FEES?

In most cases, our panel of specialist medical negligence solicitors act under a no win no fee agreement. This is unless the case is eligible for legal aid.

Providing you cooperate with the solicitor and do not provide misleading information, should your case fail you will not be liable to pay your solicitors legal fees

A no win no fee agreement is a very common agreement used in many types of legal claims. Our panel of medical negligence solicitors are specialist no win no fee medical negligence solicitors and over the years they have helped thousands of people throughout England & Wales pursue a no win no fee medical negligence claim.

ARE YOUR MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE SOLICITORS SPECIALISTS?

Our panel of medical negligence solicitors and their legal support teams specialise in exclusively assisting members of the public in accessing justice for medical negligence matters.

Our specialist medical negligence solicitor panel has experience in handled the straightforward through to the more complex and serious injury medical negligence claims. Between them they have assisted thousands across England & Wales on a no win no fee basis in pursuing a medical negligence claim.

Over the years certain cases that have been settled by our panel of medical negligence solicitors have gained national media coverage. In all of these cases the solicitors have acted on a no win no fee or legal aid basis.

Please view some of our case studies.

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Hospital admits liability for failures during management of Mrs S' labour resulted in a stillborn baby.

Despite a perfectly healthy pregnancy Mrs S suffered a stillborn birth due to failures made by the hospital staff during labour.

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Infant with cerebral palsy recovers interim compensation to cover care & costs for adapted home

Our panel of medical negligence solicitors help recover interim damages exceeding £2.2 million, for the benefit of a child with cerebral palsy to provide a home for him and his family, suitably adapted to accommodate his severe disability.

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