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£255,000 surgical mesh compensation claim For expert guidance on your mesh compensation claim and details of  no win, no fee funding, call our free legal helpline on 0808 139 1606 or email us at [email protected] The use of vaginal mesh to treat stress urinary incontinence has been a contentious issue for both women and the medical profession for at least the last 10 years. The two most common operations use the Trans Obturator Tape (TOT) and the Tension free Vaginal Tape (TVT).  In...

Man dies after hospital cannula mistake We have recovered compensation totalling £60,000 for the widow of a man who died as a consequence of a hospital cannula mistake. If you are looking for experienced medical negligence solicitors who can work on a no win, no fee basis then call us on 0808 139 1606 or send us an email. What are cannulas? Cannulas are tubes containing a needle that are inserted into the patient's body in order to deliver medication or fluids. Hospital cannula...

Making a surgical mesh claim If you wish to make a surgical mesh claim contact our team of experts for a free case assessment and details of no win, no fee funding. Call freephone 0808 139 1606 or send details to us by Email. The use of mesh in surgical procedures was seen as revolutionary, especially in reconstructive surgery. It provides a quick fix for a number of medical issues, reducing in-patient hospital stays and speeding up recovery times. One of the...

Caroline Webber has joined Slee Blackwell's expanding clinical negligence team Caroline is an experienced lawyer who has specialised solely in clinical negligence law for more than 12 years. She has a strong focus on high value cases, especially those involving catastrophic injuries. Her extensive clinical negligence expertise includes: Misdiagnosis/mismanagement of gynaecological/urological/colorectal conditions; Delayed diagnosis of cancer; Delayed diagnosis of sepsis; Delayed diagnosis of bowel perforation; Brain injuries; Birth injuries; Orthopaedic injuries; Surgical errors; cosmetic surgery negligence; and GP negligence. Head of department Oliver...

The dangers of diabetes mismanagement For legal advice on cases of diabetes mismanagement contact our legal helpline for a free case assessment and details of no win, no fee funding. Call 0808 139 1606 or email us at [email protected] A record number of people in the UK are either at risk of, or already have, diabetes – an estimated 4.7 million people at the last count. Research suggests that this number could rise to over 5 million by 2025. Diabetes is a serious...

Compensation for negligent gallbladder claim  If you are looking for solicitors who are experienced in dealing with negligent gallbladder claims then call our free legal helpline on 0808 139 1606 or send an email to us at [email protected] Andrew Wood, a solicitor in our medical negligence department, has recovered compensation totalling £16,500 for a client who became seriously ill after routine gallbladder removal surgery to treat gallstones. The cause of the his illness was a leakage of bile into the abdomen. This is...

Delay in diagnosing cervical cancer and recovering compensation If you have been the victim of a delay in diagnosing cervical cancer and would like to know where you stand on claiming compensation on a no win, no fee basis, then call our free national helpline on 0808 139 1606 or email us at [email protected] Women are consistently reminded of how important it is to have a regular smear test to ensure that they are not showing early signs of cervical cancer. Although a smear...

Oliver represents parents at North Devon maternity inquest If you need guidance on maternity negligence then you can speak to specialist lawyer Oliver Thorne by calling our free legal helpline on 0808 139 1606 or send an email to us at [email protected] Oliver Thorne, a lawyer specialising in maternity negligence, has represented the family of Freddie Barnett at a four day inquest in Exeter. The family fought for an inquest to be held as they were unhappy with the circumstances surrounding Freddie’s...

Making a surgical mesh claim Our experienced lawyers are here to advise you on making a surgical mesh claim and the availability of no win, no fee funding. Call our legal helpline on 0808 139 1606 for a free case assessment or send an email to us at [email protected] Many women were encouraged to have surgical mesh to solve urinary stress incontinence. They were assured that they would no longer leak and no longer be reliant upon sanitary towels. However, a significant number of...

Mother wins traumatic birth claim We specialise in birth injury claims, representing clients nationwide. To find out if you are entitled to make a compensation claim call our helpline on 0808 139 1606 or send an email to us at [email protected] Caring and compassionate lawyers No win, no fee Excellent track record of success Wide experience of a range of birth injuries including: Erb's palsy and cerebral palsy claims Caesarian section claims Wrongful birth cases Pre-eclampsia claims Shoulder dystocia claims Fetal distress claims Medical negligence lawyer, Oliver Thorne,...