Compensation Achieved for Man Injured During Home Renovation

Mr W was having his bathroom renovated at home. During this process the contractors left an uncovered hole in the bathroom floor, with no warning signs or barriers to highlight...


Prescription Error Results in Clinical Negligence Settlement

Mrs W was an elderly patient who experienced difficulties with reading. She received her regular medications in a blister pack, which separated her tablets into days of the week and...


Inadequate Plaster Cast Resulted in Avoidable Pressure Sores

Mrs L was 91 years old when she fell at home and suffered a fractured ankle. She was taken to hospital where she was sedated to allow the medics to...


Five Figure Compensation after Cycling Accident

Our client, Ms B, was cycling along a downhill path one evening and came across some concrete bollards in the path.  As these were clearly visible from their light colour...


Elderly Patient’s Avoidable Fall on Hospital Ward Results in Compensation Settlement

Mr R was 90 years old and suffering from moderate dementia, but managing well in his own home with the assistance of carers and family members. He suffered a fall...


Failure to Properly Clean Wound Results in Four Figure Settlement

Mr L attended the Accident and Emergency Department of his local NHS Trust following sustaining a deep laceration to his arm. Mr L was left to wash the wound with...


Client Receives Compensation after Falling in a Pot Hole

Our client had been walking along a pavement when his way was blocked by overgrown foliage, causing him to move into the road. However he stepped into a pot hole...


Pharmaceutical Negligence – Failure to Provide Medication Resulted in Four Figure Settlement

Nelsons represented Mr W in a claim against a major pharmacy after it failed to prescribe his angina medication. Mr W took regular medication to control his angina. He went...


Dental Filling Applied Negligently Claim Settles for Five Figure Sum

Mr B had a routine filling to a lower left tooth in 2012. Following the procedure, Mr B noticed that he was in a considerable amount of pain around the...


Nelsons Achieve Compensation for Police Dog Attack

Solicitor Dianne Collins has dealt with several cases against the police and recently represented a claimant, Mr B, who was attacked by a police dog in 2007 when he was...


Nelsons Help Client Obtain Compensation for Criminal Injuries on Appeal

Nelsons has helped a woman gain compensation for a sexual assault, despite her claim initially being rejected. Our client was the subject of a serious sexual assault in which she...


Compensation for Fall in Care Home

Mrs C, who was in her 90s and unsteady on her feet, was a resident at a Care Home. In 2013 she suffered an unwitnessed fall in one of the...