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Medical Negligence

NHS waiting times for common surgery procedures continue to rise

Been Let Down’s medical negligence research team revisited NHS data on surgery delays at 52 of the biggest hospitals in England, to see if waiting times have changed since September.

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Medical Negligence

Research shows that ambulance response times continue to increase

Additional studies of NHS data conducted by Been Let Down have shown that there has been a continued increase in ambulance response times in England since September 2021.

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Medical Negligence

NHS England data shows significant increase in ambulance response times

New analysis of NHS England data by Been Let Down reveals a significant rise in 999 calls and year-on-year increases in ambulance response times.

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Medical Negligence

How long does a medical negligence claim take?

Medical negligence claims can take a long time to settle. Here we explain the steps involved and how long a medical negligence case can take.

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Medical Negligence

NHS Surgery Delays

We looked into current in-patient surgery delays for nine common procedures at 52 of the biggest hospitals in England, to see where people are waiting the longest for essential treatment.

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Medical Negligence

10,000 Aintree patients lost to follow-up

Been Let Down Solicitors, who specialise in clinical negligence cases, are not surprised by the recent article in the Liverpool Echo which suggests that 10,000 Aintree patients have been lost to follow-up.

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Medical Negligence

Making a Medical Negligence Claim During A Pandemic

Of the many problems the Covid-19 pandemic has caused, the halting of life-saving screenings, scans and treatments for patients with severe or terminal illnesses is one of the most urgent.

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Medical Negligence

£1,250,000 settlement for negligent neurosurgery

Neil Crossley discusses a recent case where a settlement of £1,250,000 was achieved for negligent brain surgery.

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Medical Negligence

£835,000 settlement for negligent spinal surgery

Neil Crossley discusses a recent case where a settlement of £835,000 was achieved for negligent spinal surgery.

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Medical Negligence

How will Coronavirus affect my Claim?

Neil Crossley discusses how clinical negligence claims will be handled during the pandemic.

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Medical Negligence

Can I Sue the person who has provided my medical care?

The short answer is… possibly.

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Professional Negligence

Can I sue my Solicitor?

When your Solicitor has been negligent and they have caused you to suffer loss or damage, it’s natural to want to make a complaint. But can you make a claim for Compensation? The answer is yes.

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