medical negligence Archives - Diane Rostron

The families hurt by medical negligence need transparency to heal

The NHS successfully treats millions of patients every year. In a small number of cases however, avoidable errors occur leaving families devastated and needing answers. In these circumstances, transparency and empathy from the start from the medical professionals involved is essential to the healing process of those affected. We represent families who contact us in … Read more The families hurt by medical negligence need transparency to heal

Shropshirelive.com, 26 June 2019

When our specialist team is approached for support, our clients are broken following a devastating incident of medical negligence. Their pain is further compounded in the knowledge that what happened should and could have been avoided. Transparency from the medical professionals involved is vital to help affected families start to heal. Read more in our piece on Shropshirelive.com.

Lancashire Evening Post, 11 June 2019

We were very pleased to secure a £multi-million settlement for our client following an entirely preventable birth injury. The compensation will help to give the family a better quality of life and the support to pay for all the care needed.

Compensation does not remove the pain following medical negligence

High value medical negligence settlements often hit the headlines, however, behind the £multi-million compensation payouts is significant hidden, and ongoing, hardship and pain. The NHS treats millions of patients each year and, in most cases, the care provided leads to patients leaving hospital safe and well. For some however, medical failings lead to serious injuries … Read more Compensation does not remove the pain following medical negligence

WalesOnline, 31 May 2019

The families who ask for our help following medical negligence are significantly traumatised. What they really need, but rarely receive, is a heartfelt apology from those who have failed in their duty of care. Read our piece on WalesOnline.

Blackpool Gazette, 22 May 2019

We were deeply saddened to represent another family who suffered a loss due to Blackpool Victoria Hospital’s failure to treat sepsis in line with national guidelines. The same coroner who found the hospital’s neglect contributed to this client’s death, made the same finding almost exactly one year ago for another of our clients.