What is medical negligence?

Medical negligence is when you have suffered as a result of the NHS or a private health care provider. If you are a victim of this, then our expert solicitors can help you.

Medical negligence can occur because:

  • A mistake was made during an operation
  • A failure to correctly diagnose your condition
  • Making the wrong diagnosis
  • Giving you the wrong supply of drugs
  • Failure to obtain consent before treatment
  • Failure to give adequate warnings of the risks of particular treatments

Medical Negligence Compensation

Cooper Hall Solicitors have an impressive track record in obtaining large amounts of compensation for our clients through medical negligence and we can do the same for you!

In order to receive medical negligence compensation, you would need to make a very strong case. There’s a strict criteria and you need to demonstrate that on the balance of probability, the care you received fell below the medical standards. Our solicitors are highly qualified in dealing with all types of personal injury claims and you will have a much greater chance of a successful case with us.

You will be entitled to claim medical compensation for injuries or losses you have suffered as a consequence of the negligent treatment you received.
This includes:

  • Payments for any ongoing treatment
  • Negligence compensation for psychological damage that may have occurred
  • Payments if you cannot undertake certain activities
  • Loss of earnings
  • The cost of any additional equipment that may be required
  • The cost of adapting your home

You can even make a case of medical negligence on behalf of your next of kin, someone who has died or a person who does not have the capacity to make a claim themselves.

Time Limits for Medical Negligence Compensation

You’ll need to act fast if you want to make a claim! A claim for clinical negligence must be brought within 3 years of the incident or when you first realized that you’ve suffered an injury. With regards to children, the 3-year limit does not apply until the child is 18 years old.

Why choosing Cooper Hall solicitors for your clinical negligence claim?

At Cooper Hall Solicitors, we operate at No Win No Fee. We will ensure that your medical negligence claim is handled in a professional manner without too much effort required from you.

Our skills within the personal injury sector are second to none and your dedicated team of legal experts will provide a compassionate approach ensuring you get the compensation you deserve! We will keep you informed and updated on a regular basis as we work for a speedy solution for you.

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