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Should cases cost be capped?

Last week the cost of medical negligence cases was highlighted in the news, which attracted a lot of discussion between the legal and the medical profession (especially on forums such as linkedin). Concerns are being raised not only in relation to the cost of medical…

Concerns over patients' safety

Staff have used an ‘honesty box’ in a Children’s Hospital in Manchester to voice serious concerns over patients’ safety, the BBC has reported. The article describes how anonymous complaints from staff members have highlighted a number of potentially dangerous issues, including monitoring two ventilated patients…

Top tips for autumn driving

Whether it is scorching sunshine outside right now or you are battling the erratic rain and showers we have already been experiencing this year, driving through out the autumn can be lead to road traffic accidents. When the sun is shining and you are heading out…

Road traffic accidents

When you think of a road traffic accident you immediately think of drivers, people who drive cars, vans and buses. However, road traffic accidents also affect pedestrians, passengers and cyclists. If you have been the unfortunate victim of a road traffic accident then here are…

After an accident at work

Your workplace should be a place you feel comfortable and safe, somewhere that is relatively risk free, where you can get the job you are employed to do done, and where you feel happy in your employers ability to protect you. However, accidents do happen…

Serious Injury Claims

The results of a serious injury can be life changing. Not only is it rare to make a full physical recovery, the emotional impact of suffering a catastrophic injury through no fault of your own, can reverberate not through the rest of your life but…