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Accident at Work Led To Devastating Injuries

An accident at work led to devastating injuries for a worker. On 10 February 2017, an employee of Aylescott Feeds and Driers Ltd needed to unblock a feed pellet press. He first turned it off before attempting to unblock it, when suddenly the machine started up again. As a result, Ross Standen’s hand caught in [...]

By |2019-05-18T13:36:34+00:00May 18th, 2019|Accident, Claim, Serious Injury, Solicitors|Comments Off on Accident at Work Led To Devastating Injuries

Construction Worker Suffers Serious Injury

An employee of a construction company experiences serious injury at work.   The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) website features another incident of a serious injury at work in their May 2019 press release. The incident happened on 2 May 2017, in Louth, Lincolnshire. A Foundations and Buildings Ltd’s employee was constructing the roof of [...]

By |2019-05-18T12:14:51+00:00May 18th, 2019|Accident, Claim, Serious Injury, Solicitors|Comments Off on Construction Worker Suffers Serious Injury

1 – 3 MILLION People harmed by GP, dentist, walk in centre and chemists a year.

Errors made can include prescribing the wrong medication, failing to diagnose a fracture or cancer, extracting the wrong tooth, failing to spot a severe infection such as sepsis. However, in recent times the cases of failings in communication or delayed appointments and diagnosis have increased. GP’s have warned that there is a lack of Doctors [...]

By |2019-04-03T16:55:33+00:00April 3rd, 2019|Accident, Claim, Clinical Negligence, Compensation, Hospitals, Medical, Medical Negligence, NHS, Personal Injury, Serious Injury, Solicitors|Comments Off on 1 – 3 MILLION People harmed by GP, dentist, walk in centre and chemists a year.

Have you been affected by Japanese Knotweed?

HAVE YOU BEEN AFFECTED BY JAPANESE KNOTWEED? Japanese knotweed is a large perineal plant that can grown 4 inches per day during the summer. Because of its rapid growth it was been known to damage building structures and substructures by targeting week points such as cracks in masonry and attempting to grow through them. It [...]

By |2018-07-10T08:49:28+00:00July 10th, 2018|Accident, Claim, Compensation, Legal, Medical, Solicitors|Comments Off on Have you been affected by Japanese Knotweed?

New Ferry Explosion

New Ferry Explosion Nearly One Year on, What happened after the New Ferry Explosion? On 25 March 2017 at around 9.15pm, a huge explosion ripped through New Ferry, Wirral, only a few miles from our offices. Our staff heard the explosion and it was heard as far as Wales, some 70 miles away. Approximately [...]

By |2018-03-06T14:29:24+00:00January 19th, 2018|Accident, Claim, Compensation, Professional Negligence, Serious Injury|Comments Off on New Ferry Explosion

Are Solicitors to Blame for Increased Costs?

This week the National Audit Office (NAO) has advised the government that, following a nine month review, they must make changes to the way in which clinical negligence claims are dealt with, the amount of costs payable and most importantly to clients the amount of compensation paid in the higher value claims. What does not [...]

By |2017-11-28T12:04:37+00:00September 8th, 2017|Accident, Claim, Clinical Negligence, Compensation, Costs, Legal, Medical, Medical Negligence, Personal Injury, Serious Injury, Solicitors|Comments Off on Are Solicitors to Blame for Increased Costs?

Are you getting the right treatment?

When we seek medical treatment we all place a lot of trust in the experts we see. Most of the time, you will receive great care. However, mistakes can be made by medical professionals, sometimes with devastating and/or serious consequences. We’ve all heard the horror stories, know someone who knows someone who has suffered a [...]

By |2017-11-27T18:53:12+00:00August 10th, 2017|Accident, Claim, Compensation, Legal, Medical, Medical Negligence, Personal Injury, Serious Injury, Solicitors|Comments Off on Are you getting the right treatment?