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Press release regarding Patient Safety Incidents at NHS Trusts
Report into Serious Incidents at NHS Trusts and Health Boards

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More than 33,000 of the most harmful Patient Safety Incidents were recorded by NHS Trusts in England in the most recent six-month period (1st October 2019 – 31st March 2020) according to new data analysed by medical negligence solicitors, Blackwater Law. More
Queen’s Hospital in Romford and King George Hospital in Goodmayes collectively dealt with fewer Accident & Emergency patients within the required 4 hour waiting time target in April, compared with the same month in 2019 More
More than 40,000 Serious Incidents have been recorded by NHS trusts and public health boards in England and Wales in just a two year period from 1st April 2015 – 31st March 2017 More

Blackwater Law medical negligence solicitors acted for Mr L in a medical negligence claim in the High Court after he was misdiagnosed. The misdiagnosis meant he went on to suffer a serious stroke causing life-limiting disability.

Blackwater Law personal injury solicitors successfully obtained £3.2million compensation for Mr Irving who suffered serious spinal injuries and was left disabled after falling down stairs.