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Dental negligence solicitors in Devon and Somerset    If you are looking for experienced dental negligence solicitors in Devon and Somerset then call us for a free case assessment and details of No Win - No Fee funding on 0808 139 1606. Or alternatively send an email to [email protected]   In a recent out of court settlement our client received compensation for the attempted extraction of the wrong tooth and failure to treat dental decay. Our client visited his dentist about pain in a rear molar tooth...

Delay in cancer diagnosis: your guide to claiming compensation   We specialise in medical negligence claims, including delay in cancer diagnosis cases. We operate nationally, but have offices in Devon and Somerset. We are able to work on a No Win, No Fee basis, so fear of legal costs should not put you off seeking justice. Call our free legal helpline on 0808 139 1606 or email [email protected]   Cancer. A word everyone dreads.  We all know someone whose life has been touched by...

Our team, which specialises in vaginal mesh implant claims, welcomes the publication of a damning independent report which is expected to strengthen clinical negligence claims for women with life changing injuries as a result of medical treatment.   We deal with vaginal mesh implant claims nationwide on a No Win, No Fee basis. Call for a free case assessment on 0808 139 1606 or email us at [email protected]   On 8 July 2020 Baroness Julia Cumberlege, Chair of The Independent Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Review...

A young woman has won her cauda equina claim against North Devon District Hospital   We specialise in cauda equina claims and work on a No Win, No Fee basis. Call our free helpline for a case assessment or send an email to [email protected]   Our client, a young woman from Tiverton, Devon, attended the A & E department of the North Devon District Hospital in Barnstaple complaining of unbearable back pains, but was sent away with only a prescription for painkilling medication. Despite...

Sepsis compensation claims can be made where there has been a late diagnosis of sepsis and the hospital is at fault.   Clinical negligence lawyer Oliver Thorne looks at what is involved in making a sepsis compensation claim. If you have any questions or want to know how No Win, No Fee works then you can call him for a preliminary chat on 0808 139 1606 or send an email to [email protected]   What is sepsis? Sepsis is a result of an overreaction of the immune system following...

The financial impact of suffering a stroke due to medical negligence can be far reaching, so patients should not feel guilty about seeking compensation. Covid-19 has made us even more grateful to the NHS for their tireless efforts on our behalf. However, the justifiable groundswell of public support in recent months has made some people think twice about the morality of bringing a compensation claim against the NHS when things go wrong. But the consequences of medical negligence can be life changing...

Claiming compensation for negligent tooth extraction  We deal with negligent tooth extraction claims nationwide on a No Win, No Fee basis. Contact us on 0808 139 1606 for a FREE case assessment or send an email to us at [email protected] One of the most common types of dental negligence claim we deal with is negligent tooth extraction. For a negligent tooth extraction claim to be successful, we must be able to show that the treatment you received was not of a standard you...

Slee Blackwell medical negligence lawyer Oliver Thorne has been assisting the BBC with an investigation into maternity deaths at the North Devon District Hospital Oliver Thorne, one of the region's leading medical negligence lawyers and a Slee Blackwell partner, has been assisting the BBC with its investigation into maternity care at the North Devon District Hospital. The story, which aired on BBC One's Inside Out and featured an interview with Oliver, can be read here. Oliver told the BBC that he has acted...

We have recently succeeded in a medical negligence claim for an A&E mistake. Here is a brief case summary. If you are looking for solicitors with experience of a medical negligence claim for an A&E mistake then call our FREE LEGAL HELPLINE on 0808 139 1601 for an assessment of your claim and details of our No Win, No Fee funding scheme.  Our medical negligence team has recently represented a woman in a successful claim against Queen Elizabeth Hospital King’s Lynn NHS Trust. The woman had previously had a successful...

Slee Blackwell have been working with Healthwatch Devon since 2016 in a bid to help improve local health services in Devon. Healthwatch Devon is the independent champion for people using health and care services. They listen to what people like about services and what they feel could be improved and share those views with those with the power to make change happen.  They essentially have six functions, being commissioned by Devon County Council to: gathering views and experience; making those views...