Woman Who Received Negligent Care During The Delivery Of Her Baby Which Resulted In A Fourth Degree Perineal Tear Receives Six-Figure Settlement

Nelsons recently represented a young mother in a clinical negligence claim relating to failures during the labour and delivery of her first child. Background Our Client was expecting her first...


Person Pursues Successful Claim For Negligent Failure To Undertake Vital Biopsy

Nelsons were recently instructed to pursue a clinical negligence claim on behalf of a female client against Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Background Our client was referred by...


Coroner Finds Missed Opportunities To Diagnose Serious Heart Condition Led To Woman’s Death

Nelsons represented Mrs B to investigate a medical negligence claim against United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust (‘the Trust’) in relation to the death of her mother Mrs H following a...


Negligence Of Nottingham Care Home Causes Death Of Husband & Father

Nelsons represented Mrs G to investigate a clinical negligence claim against Gregory Court Care Home Nottingham (part of The Disabilities Trust) following the death of her husband, Mr G, whilst...


Inquest Found That Baby Kaylan Coates Death Could & Should Have Been Avoided

In January 2021, Nelsons assisted Hayley Coates at a five day inquest concerning the death of her baby son, Kaylan, who died at just seven days old. The Coroner concluded...


Compensation Awarded For Bladder Injury Caused During Routine Hysterectomy

Nelsons represented Ms F in a claim against Royal Derby Hospital (part of University Hospitals of Derby & Burton NHS Foundation Trust) for injuries she sustained following a negligently performed...


Newborn Baby Dies Because Ambulance Fails To Attend On Time

Nelsons represented Ms Z in a claim for the death of her newborn baby daughter after an ambulance took too long to arrive. Ms Z aged 25 was pregnant with...


Woman Receives Five Figure Sum For Suspected Retained Swab And Additional Unnecessary Examinations

Mrs B went into labour with her first child in June 2014. She attended the Defendant Trust hospital, and despite labour initially progressing well, she required an episiotomy to allow...


Five Figure Settlement For Pressure Sore Negligence Claim

Mrs B suffered from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD) and bronchiectasis, along with other medical conditions. She had been living independently until December 2010, when she was admitted to hospital...


Compensation Following Delayed Cancer Diagnosis

In 2009, Mr G underwent surgery to remove a cancerous tumour that had been identified on his pancreas. Following the procedure, he was required to attend hospital on a regular...


Baby Dies As A Result Of Mis-Managed Labour

Nelsons’ Medical Negligence expert Baishali Clayton was instructed by the parents of a baby who died at Kings Mill Hospital in February 2013 as a result of mis-managed labour. More shockingly,...


Woman Left Incontinent Following Routine Hernia Repair

Mrs V underwent a hernia repair in 2012. The following day, she started vomiting. Mrs V was prescribed antibiotics and several blood tests were carried out which did not indicate the presence...