Freedom of Information requests have recently confirmed that almost half of all maternity units in England were forced to turn away expectant mothers in 2017. Maternity units were closed 287 times usually due to lack of capacity and staffing issues. This...
Even if we are satisfied that the medical treatment you had was sub-standard, and your problems were caused as a result of that, we have to decide how much we think your clinical negligence case is worth.
This will depend on:
- The pain and suffering caused to you, and the reduction in your quality of life; and
- Any financial consequences.
Levels of medical negligence compensation for pain and suffering will be assessed from our vast database of similar cases from all over the country, as well as Court guidelines and internal precedents. Financial damage is individual to you.