Patient suffers tissue damage from chemotherapy injection, received £60,000 damages

Published on 6th November 2019

We acted for the widow of a patient at Pinderfields Hospital. He was having chemotherapy. There is always a small risk that the chemical bursts out of...

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Avoidable fall in hospital – patient received £3,000 damages

Published on 4th September 2019

We acted for the family of patient of Pinderfields Hospital. She was admitted suffering from confusion, poor mobility, and breathlessness. She should have been assessed as having...

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Poor care received at care home – Family awarded £47,000

Published on 22nd August 2019

We acted for the widow of a patient of a care home. The patient stayed at the care home for some weeks to provide respite care. He...

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Patient accidentally injected with adrenaline into her vein received £125,000

Published on 20th July 2019

We acted for a patient at Pinderfields Hospital who during her operation was accidentally injected with adrenaline into her vein, causing her to go into cardiac arrest....

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Knee surgery gone wrong – patient awarded £25,000

Published on 15th April 2019

We acted for a 60-year-old man against Rotherham Hospital who had a knee replacement operation. The Hospital accidentally inserted the wrong type of plastic knee which inevitably...

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Knee damage caused by surgery infection – patient awarded £100,000

Published on 8th February 2019

We acted for a claimant who sued Northern General Hospital. Following surgery, at that Hospital he develops an infection that caused significant damage to his knee. The...

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Misdiagnosis of Tuberculosis causes death, family awarded £60,000 damages

Published on 22nd November 2018

We acted for the family of a patient who was treated at Barnsley Hospital. He developed Tuberculosis (TB), but Barnsley Hospital failed to undertake standard tests for...

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Pain increased by surgery, patient received £34,000 damages

Published on 8th October 2018

We settled a claim brought by our Client who was suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome. The treatment entails an operation to relieve the pressure on the median...

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GP injects wrong limb, patient awarded £2,200

Published on 23rd September 2018

We acted for a Client who was undergoing pain management treatment having been referred by her GP. She received an injection to reduce her pain, but unfortunately,...

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Patient with implant punctured during surgery awarded £25,000.00

Published on 7th August 2018

We settled a claim on behalf of a client who had a breast enlargement operation where the breast implant had negligently been punctured by the surgeon during...

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95-year-old admitted to hospital with dizziness falls, fracturing her hip

Published on 15th July 2018

We settled a claim brought by the family of a 95-year-old who was admitted to Barnsley Hospital with dizziness and confusion. At 6am, she fell out of...

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Patient with misdiagnosed heart attack awarded £40,000.00

Published on 12th June 2018

We were instructed by a Client to pursue a claim against Barnsley Hospital relating to a failure to identify the claimant was in the early stages of...

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Injury at podiatrist causes hearing loss and vertigo

Published on 12th May 2018

We settled a claim on behalf of a client who was visiting a local podiatrist. As he got off the treatment couch, his trouser leg caught on...

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South Yorkshire woman receives £100,000 due to nerve damage

Published on 12th March 2018

A South Yorkshire woman agreed to an operation on her jaw at a local hospital. She was told of the risks but she was not warned of...

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Wakefield Man Awarded £125,000

Published on 14th August 2017

In 2014 a man in Wakefield has an operation to remove a cataract in his right eye. Afterwards he had constant blurred vision and pain in the...

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