Duty of Candour & Rapid Resolution & Redress scheme for Brain Injured Patient

24 November 2016 By Linda Levison
0

I was shocked to read today of an inquest into the death of a baby which has been halted by the Avon coroner. Criminal charges are said to be under consideration. The baby died from brain damage caused by oxygen starvation five days after his birth at the Royal United Hospital in Bath. The labour […]

read more
Linda Levison, Medical Negligence,

Landmark Settlement Illustrates the Dangers of Birth Outside Fully Equipped Hospitals

12 May 2015 By Linda Levison
0

In a settlement approved at the High court this morning our client received a lump sum of over £4.3 million and annual payments of £210,000 per annum from age 19 for life. Women are currently routinely told that for most women, giving birth in stand alone midwifery units or at home is as safe as […]

read more
Linda Levison, Medical Negligence,

Women encouraged to give birth at home – a cut back too far?

8 December 2014 By Linda Levison
0

The Government backed organisation NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) has issued guidance that it may be safer to give birth at home or in a midwifery unit if you have a low risk pregnancy. I’m not sure you can ever say a pregnancy is low risk until the baby has been delivered. […]

read more
Linda Levison,

Delivering babies in midwifery-led units: a change of policy is desperately needed

19 November 2012 By admin
0

Partner and clinical negligence specialist Linda Levison believes that many avoidable cases of infant brain injury and death result directly from cost-cutting. She calls for your support for an urgent change to existing NHS policy…  

read more
Current Controversies, Linda Levison, Medical Negligence,

‘Miracle cures’: beware of reports inspiring false hopes for serious injury and disability

19 November 2012 By admin
0

Taking reports of ‘wonder drugs’ with a healthy pinch of salt, concerned partner and clinical negligence specialist Linda Levison recommends two great internet sources to help us put the scientific facts before the hype…  

read more
Current Controversies, Linda Levison, Medical Negligence,

The massive cost of thoughtless NHS maternity cuts…

27 September 2012 By admin
0

Exasperated partner and clinical negligence specialist Linda Levison urges the NHS cost-cutters to think more carefully before they prune …

read more
Accidents and Disease, Current Controversies, Linda Levison, Medical Negligence,
  • Get in Touch

    24 Hour Claims Freephone

    0800 988 0777 contact us