Medical Negligence

maria repanos of hudgell solicitors is interviwed by itv news about birth trauma report

Birth Trauma Inquiry: Calls for maternity care overhaul

An inquiry into maternity care has highlighted ‘shockingly poor quality’ across the UK. An All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) inquiry into the birth trauma experiences of hundreds of women found good care for pregnant women to be ‘the exception rather than the rule’, with ‘poor care all too frequently tolerated as normal’. Our medical negligence lawyer Maria Repanos […]

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hudgell solicitors elizabeth maliakal on sky news about birth trauma

Birth Trauma report reveals ‘shockingly poor care’ across UK’s maternity services

Hudgell Solicitors has renewed its call for a Statutory Inquiry into the standard of Britain’s maternity services as a new report today highlighted the ‘shockingly poor quality’ across the UK. An All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) inquiry into the birth trauma experiences of hundreds of women found good care for pregnant women to be ‘the exception rather than […]

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hudgell solicitors supports calls for a public inquiry into maternity services

Statutory Inquiry now needed as Birth Trauma report reveals ‘shockingly poor care’ across UK’s maternity services

Hudgell Solicitors has renewed its call for a Statutory Inquiry into the standard of Britain’s maternity services as a new report today highlighted the ‘shockingly poor quality’ across the UK. An All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) inquiry into the birth trauma experiences of hundreds of women found good care for pregnant women to be ‘the exception […]

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matthew gascoyne elizabeth maliakal hudgell solicitors

Specialist accreditations for experienced solicitors further underlines industry-leading ability of clinical negligence team

Two of Hudgell Solicitors’ experienced clinical negligence team have been recognised for their industry-leading expertise with ‘specialist’ accreditations granted by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL). Elizabeth Maliakal and Matthew Gascoyne each already had APIL Senior Litigator status, recognising their competence and ability to identify liability, assess and self-manage clinical negligence cases through all […]

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Speakers at the 2023 Hudgell Solicitors Clinical Negligence Conference

Conference will provide ‘essential industry-leading insights’ into ever-changing role of clinical negligence lawyers

A legal conference being staged by Hudgell Solicitors will provide ‘essential industry leading medical and legal insights’ into ‘the ever-changing role and requirements of medical negligence lawyers.’ Having staged our first conference last year solely for our own members of staff, we are opening up our 2023 Clinical Negligence Conference to delegates from other law […]

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Accident and Emergency

Warning that deafness in ‘hundreds, if not thousands’ of children has not been correctly identified

The National Deaf Children’s Society is warning that “hundreds, if not thousands,” of children across England may have been left permanently damaged due to potential failings in NHS audiology services. The charity is now calling for ‘fresh assessments’ to be carried out nationally after “the appalling situation,” revealed in The Times newspaper, suggests many child […]

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patient whose finger was amputated in a case of medical negligence was successfully represented by hudgell solicitors

Patient had finger amputated due to lack of NHS care

A care worker who attended an NHS Urgent Treatment Centre complaining of an infection in his finger had to have it amputated five days later due to a lack of care. A successful medical negligencecase, led by Hudgell Solicitors, was brought against City Healthcare Partnership which, in an out of court settlement, admitted liability and a […]

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ambulance outside accident and emergency department

People in urgent need of care at increased risk of harm due to ‘gridlocked’ healthcare system warns regulator Care Quality Commission

The NHS system is ‘gridlocked’ and people in need of urgent care are at an increased risk of harm says a worrying report by The Care Quality Commission (CQC). In its recently published annual report for 2021/22, the independent regulator, says long delays in ambulance response times, patients waiting in ambulances outside A&E departments and […]

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