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Surgeon Ian Paterson - More victims come forward

Monday, 22 May 2017
Surgeon Ian Paterson: at least 103 further patients come forward. A leading law firm has confirmed that since the disgraced surgeon Ian Paterson was convicted of wounding patients a few weeks ago, more than 100 private patients have come forward to press claims for compensation. Paterson is...

NHS Scanning errors

Monday, 30 January 2017
Critics round on NHS for paying compensation for "wrongful births" but what about the patients.   A story in the Sunday Times this weekend has claimed that couples are seeking thousands in compensation from the NHS following antenatal scans that were misread or where glaring...

Whiplash reforms update

Tuesday, 15 November 2016
Whiplash pain in neck
With perhaps bigger fish to fry the post EU referendum government has indicated its intentions a few months ago to scrap planned reforms of the whiplash personal injury claim process. However an announcement last week confirmed that after intense lobbying by the insurers, the reforms are now very...

Tragic baby death linked to NHS aversion to offer Caesareans

Monday, 18 April 2016
Distressed mum
The death of a new born baby which the parents say could have been avoided, has led to a discussion about whether Caeserians are being restricted by the NHS.   Kristian Jaworski passed away only 5 days after his birth in June 2015 after suffering brain damage in what has been described as a...