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Medical Negligence Claims
Victim of Medical Negligence?
Millions of people trust healthcare workers such as doctors, dentists, nurses and the like every day. Fortunately, the standard of healthcare in the UK is very high and, in general, we trust these health professionals. However, things do sometimes go wrong and if this happens to you then our medical negligence solicitors can definitely help you to claim for medical negligence compensation.
Suffered Medical Negligence?
If you, or a loved one, are the victim of medical negligence, incompetence or carelessness then you may be entitled to claim compensation for injuries suffered. In the legal profession they refer to this type of case as medical or, more commonly now, clinical negligence.
Who could be involved in Medical Negligence?
Naturally medical negligence claims apply to:
What are Medical Negligence Claims?
The term medical or clinical negligence covers any situation where poor quality healthcare causes you pain, injury or mental problems, or even the death of someone you love and it doesn’t matter whether you were an NHS patient or a private one. Just like everyone else, the medical profession has what is known as a ‘duty of care’ towards its patients – that is, a duty to ensure that they receive proper treatment, in the correct manner. If medical professionals break this duty and you suffer in any way as a result, then you have a potential medical negligence claim.