Although we have excellent medical care facilities in the UK, accidents can still happen.
If you suffer an injury or illness as a result of a healthcare professional’s mistake or if you feel you have not received an acceptable standard of care during your treatment then you may be able to make a Medical Negligence compensation claim.
Call us today on 0800 310 2222 and speak to one of our Personal Injury Solicitors about your potential Personal Injury Claim.
There are approximately 850,000 medical accidents in UK hospitals each year, half of which can be avoided. Some of the most common types of medical negligence include:
- Injury during surgery
- Prescription of or dispensing of incorrect medication
- Inadequate Care
- Failure to examine or investigate a patients symptoms
- Delay in diagnosis of condition
We understand that the possibility of a medical negligence claim dragging on for years after a distressing injury or illness is not a pleasant prospect for our clients. However, obtaining the services of Vincents’ experienced solicitors to take care of your claim will make the process much easier to deal with.
How to make a Medical Negligence compensation claim
Medical Negligence compensation claims are often complex and lengthy due to the often complicated nature of the claim. There is usually a good deal of evidence to evaluate and it has to be proven that the medical professional or professionals that you were receiving care from made a mistake.
The purpose of medical negligence claims is to compensate victims for the harm they have suffered and any financial difficulties resulting from this. By making a claim, you can also help to highlight failings in the system and reduce the likelihood of the same mistakes being repeated.
Vincents Solicitors will make a free assessment of your claim and once appointed we’ll be with you every step of the way to prove liability and get you the compensation you’re entitled to.