Case Studies

Five figure settlement reached in medical negligence case resulting in traumatic stillbirth

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Our client suffered a stillbirth that could have been prevented had the hospital Trust stuck to the plan to deliver at 30 weeks. The BL Claims clinical negligence team stepped in and helped our client win her claim. More …

Claim following avalanche during skiing holiday

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Our travel team won a settlement for our client after they were caught up in an avalanche whilst on a skiing holiday. More …

Six figure sum following below knee amputation after fall in hospital

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Our client had a fall in a hospital which led to a lower knee amputation. She contacted BL Claims and our Clinical Negligence team helped her make a claim against the Trust. Click here to read about the case and the outcome. More …

Claim following inadequate anaesthesia during caesarean section

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Our client made a claim for clinical negligence after she was given inadequate anaesthesia during her caesarean section with her first child. Here is an overview of the case and the outcome. More …

Delay in diagnosing spinal infection

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Our client was admitted to hospital with abdominal pain, blood tests showed that she had an infection but there was a three-week delay in getting the MRI scan which led to complications. Here is an overview of the case and the outcome. More …

Injuries sustained from second suicide attempt

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When Mr X became unwell and started having suicidal thoughts, he was admitted to a mental health hospital. He made it clear he wanted to end his life however he was still allowed to leave the hospital where he attempted to commit suicide. Here is an overview of the case. More …

Failure to diagnose malunion of fractured radius

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After our client fell onto her hand, it started to swell up. After six months she noticed there was still pain which required surgery due to a failure by doctors to diagnose malunion of fractured radius. Here is an overview of the claim and the outcome. More …

Delay in diagnosis of internal bleeding

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Our client contacted BL Claims after she nearly died because doctors did not diagnose internal bleeding following a salpingo-oophorectomy. Here is an overview of the case and the outcome. More …

Infection to foot after negligent orthopaedic treatment

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After surgery to correct a bunion and clawed toes, our client suffered from an infection which has had life changing consequences. Here is what happened when our experts stepped in and helped her make a compensation claim. More …

Six figure sum for septic shock after abdominal surgery

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Our client suffered complications after abdominal surgery. He instructed BL Claims as he believed that if he had been treated earlier he would not have suffered the complications which include liver failure, necrotic toes and deep vein thrombosis. More …