Could You Be Entitled To Compensation For An NHS Serious Incident?

If you have been the victim of a Serious Incident during the course of your NHS care, you may be entitled to compensation for the pain, suffering and loss you have experienced as a result.

If you have experienced any of the following, give us a call or email us immediately to discuss the details and find out if you can make a claim for compensation!

Delayed diagnosis
Delays in treatment
Birth injuries to mother
Birth injuries to babies
Surgical errors
Medication and prescription errors
Mistaken interpretation of test results
Serious pressure ulcers
Accidents on premises
Safeguarding issues
Assault or violence

Blackwater Law research into NHS Serious Incidents

Blackwater Law medical negligence solicitors undertook the first piece of research to look at the frequency and type of Serious Incidents being recorded at all hospitals and by NHS trusts across England and Wales and published its results in February 2018.

Our research showed NHS trusts and health boards across England and Wales were recording 20,000 Serious Incidents annually.

Our research identified that Serious Incidents are occurring at all NHS trust and health boards and the nature of these Serious Incidents was worrying indeed.

No win, no fee claims

Blackwater Law operate all medical negligence claims on a no win, no fee basis so there is no financial risk to you or your family if you decide to proceed with a claim for compensation.