Client Stories

Find out how Liddy's Solicitors helped people injured in accidents or as the result of clinical negligence to claim the compensation they were entitled to, and provided a quick and value for money conveyancing service to clients moving home or completing other property transactions.

What Is Clinical Negligence?

Published on 6th April 2017

Clinical negligence is also often called medical negligence. It is where a medical professional fails to use ‘reasonable skill and care’ when caring for a patient. Doctors,...

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Care of the Elderly

Published on 24th March 2017

A while ago Pinderfields Hospital had to shut down due to poor standards of care. This follows on from a Care Quality Commission visit which found that...

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Don’t Leave it Too Late

Published on 2nd February 2017

In the year 2000, an 83-year-old client had a knee replacement in a local hospital. However, after leaving her with seven years of trouble, she asked to...

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Wakefield man settles his claim in damages against a local hospital for £30,000

Published on 19th January 2017

A Wakefield man suffered very severe damage to his pancreas, when a drain was incorrectly removed from his abdomen. Unfortunately the damage was not noticed for about...

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Yorkshire Woman Recovers £400,000 in Damages Following Unforgettable Mistake

Published on 1st January 2017

After complaining numerous times to her GP about the condition of her warts, a local woman was eventually examined at hospital where it was noted that they...

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Wakefield Resident awarded £65,000 from Pinderfields Hospital

Published on 22nd December 2016

In 2010 a man from Wakefield had a catheter inserted into his abdomen at the urology department at Pinderfields Hospital. After the operation he was discharged home...

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Pinderfields Hospital Makes a Mountain out of a Molehill

Published on 4th November 2016

In February 2013 a local man saw his GP about a mole on the centre of his forehead as he was worried that it may be cancerous....

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Local Woman Suffers Neglect in Hospital

Published on 28th October 2016

A woman in her 80’s fell in her home in Wakefield, fracturing her left hip. She was taken to a local hospital where she had an operation...

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A Local Woman Fractured her Spine Falling in a Hospital

Published on 20th October 2016

As a woman in her forties was leaving Northern General Hospital she tripped and fell over a matt, landing badly. The mat had ridden up on top...

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Settled at the Door of the Court, Again

Published on 13th October 2016

At aged 58, a Wakefield woman was referred by her GP to hospital because of arthritis in her knees. She managed to get by until 2009 when...

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