Injured Worker Awarded £30,500 in Compensation

Nelsons was recently involved in a claim for a serious accident and recovered substantial compensation for our client. Our client was asked by his employer to collect something from a store...


Failed Sterilisation Case Settles for Five Figure Sum

Miss K gave birth to her fourth child by caesarean section. During the procedure the surgeon advised her that her uterus was transparent and that she must undergo a sterilisation...


Retained Wound Dressing Case Settles for Four Figure Sum

Mr A underwent an operation following which the wound site continually became infected. Following the procedure, District Nurses regularly cleaned and re-dressed the wound and Mr A also attended clinic...


Five Figure Compensation Sum for Delayed Hepatitis C Diagnosis

Ms T was tested by her GPs and at hospital for Hepatitis C.  In both cases the test results were positive, but the GPs and the hospital failed to take...


Delayed Diagnosis of Appendicitis

The claimant, Mrs F, attended the emergency department at K Hospital.  She had loss of appetite and severe pain in her lower abdomen.  The doctor misdiagnosed a urinary tract infection...


Delayed Diagnosis of Myeloma

The claimant, Mr G, saw several practice nurses and his GP with shoulder and back pain.  The back pain was in his thoracic spine.  An x-ray was taken of the...


Negligent Cancer Surgery Results in Five Figure Compensation Sum

Mrs D was diagnosed with cervical carcinoma and was treated with a hysterectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy.  She then developed pain in her left leg after even modest exercise. Investigations revealed...


Complications Following Removal of Appendix

Mr C attended M Hospital when his appendix was removed with laparoscopic surgery. He was also diagnosed with diverticulitis. A CT scan showed a pelvic abscess. Mr C was incorrectly told...


£19,000 Secured for Negligent Plastic Surgery

Nelsons represented Miss S in a claim for the inadequate plastic surgery that she received at the Bristol Transform Clinic in December 2009. Miss S was left with an unsatisfactory...


Spinal Injury Claim settles for £1.6 million

Nelsons represented Mr Y in an action against his employers following an accident at work. Mr Y was resetting a machine in the factory where he worked when he slipped...


Five Figure Sum Awarded for Serious Road Traffic Accident Claim

Mrs P was a pedestrian on the pavement on St Peter’s Gate in Nottingham when the driver of a silver Toyota lost control of his car mounted the pavement and...


Road Traffic Accident Results in Five Figure Sum in Compensation

Nelsons were instructed to act on behalf of an elderly lady who suffered severe injuries in a road traffic accident. The claimant was getting into a motor vehicle when the...