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Dental Injury

One of our team, associate director Clare Milne, was quoted in a 2014 article in the Daily Mail which addressed the issue of dental negligence. The full article appears here: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2551205/When-trip-NHS-dentist-leaves-teeth-worse-shape.html Anyone requiring advice upon their claim for compensation for dental negligence is welcome to contact…

Incorrectly Reported X-Rays

I am currently working on a case against the Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust which highlights the serious consequences of a failure to properly deal with radiological images (such as x-rays, CT scans or MRI scans). Negligence has been admitted in respect of the hospital’s failures.…

Medway Hospital Death Rate

In 2013, the Keogh report on death rates in hospitals was published, which showed that the number of excess deaths at Medway Hospital was 232, which was significantly higher than expected. This would have no doubt come as distressing news for anyone who lost a…

East Kent NHS Closures

When it comes to healthcare for all, the UK is considered one of the most progressive nations on the planet. The NHS lies at the heart of this reputation and ensures that every citizen, regardless of geographical location, financial position or social status, enjoys access…

Analysis of Awards for Damages

Robshaw v United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust – an Analysis of the Damages Awarded The case of Robshaw v United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust involved a child Claimant, James Robshaw, who was born on 9 December 2002. Liability for his negligently mishandled birth at Lincoln…

GPIC Moves to Newingate House

Girlings Personal Injury Claims (GPIC), one of Kent’s fastest growing personal Injury and medical negligence specialists, are celebrating their move to new offices at Newingate House in Canterbury. GPIC is the sister company of the well-established Girlings Solicitors which has offices in Ashford, Canterbury and…