Have you suffered injuries as a result of medical negligence? If you have, you may be eligible to make medical negligence compensation claims. Preventable errors arising out of medical negligence are responsible for a large number of deaths in the UK each year. In addition, thousands of people also suffer unnecessary injuries as a result of negligence on the part of healthcare professionals. Victims of medical negligence have the legal rights to make medical negligence compensation claims. At medical-negligence-claims.co.uk, our expert solicitors can help you make successful claims against healthcare professionals who had been negligent in their duty of care and seek compensation for the damages you have suffered.
How To Make A Successful Claim
In order to make a successful medical negligence compensation claim, you will need to prove the following:
- that the standard of care you received was not up to a reasonable standard
- that you suffered personal injuries whether physical or mental as a direct result of the error made by the healthcare professional
Medical negligence occurs when a healthcare professional has failed to provide a reasonably expected standard of medical care which has resulted in personal injury. To be able to make a successful claim, you will need to show that you became a victim of medical negligence and the negligent act on the part of the healthcare professional caused damage. Apart from hospitals, medical negligence also takes place in outpatient clinics, day surgeries, nursing homes, retail pharmacies, etc.
Medical negligence can take place in various ways. Some of the common types of medical negligence that can give rise to potential medical negligence compensation claims include:
- medication errors
- surgical errors
- anaesthesia errors
- missed diagnosis or delayed diagnosis
- failure to monitor or treat the patient
No Win No Fee Medical Negligence Compensation Claims
If you have been a victim of medical negligence, we can help you make a medical negligence compensation claim on a No Win No Fee basis. This means that if you don’t win, you don’t pay us anything. Your medical negligence compensation claim will be handled by our experienced personal injury solicitors without any cost to you.
If you believe you have a valid claim for compensation, you can contact us today for a free assessment of your claim. You can give us a call on our free phone number or simply complete our online claim form and we will put you in touch with one of our experienced personal injury solicitors who will discuss your claim with you.