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£18,000 Recovered for Failure to Correctly Suture the Left Uterine Angle during a C-Section

2nd June 2021 – Our client, a 42-year-old woman from West Sussex, underwent an elective C-section delivery of her second child at Worthing Hospital in September 2018.

£21,000 for Anaesthetic Awareness during Surgery

31st March 2021 – Our client Mrs P from Ashford, Kent underwent a laparoscopic bilateral ureterolysis and excision of endometriosis at the Spencer Wing at William Harvey Hospital on 23.01.2019.

Coroner rules that Article 2 is engaged in Archie Batten’s Inquest Proceedings

9th March 2021 – We have previously reported on the case of Archie Batten who tragically died at just 27 minutes of age at the QEQM Hospital Margate back on Sunday 1st September 2019.

Fairweathers team up with 7BR to Provide Pro-bono Inquest Representation for two Families who lost their Babies as part of the East Kent Maternity Scandal

8th March 2021 – We are delighted to announce that we have managed to arrange Inquest representation for two of the families we represent who tragically lost their babies due to admitted failings at the QEQM Hospital Margate.

Responding Effectively to Video Surveillance Evidence: A Fairweathers’ Case Study

5th March 2021 In brief Steve Evans discusses the use of video surveillance evidence by Defendants and reflects on his success in roundly defeating the tactic in the recent case of Kilby where the defence was ordered to pay indemnity … Continue reading

Calculating Accommodation Claims Following Swift v Carpenter

5th March 2021 In brief Alex Tengroth discusses the recent long awaited Court of Appeal decision of Swift and how it will benefit severely disabled Claimants who require specialist adapted accommodation

£19,000 for negligently performed cataract surgery

3rd March 2021 – Our Client, Mrs H, an 86 year old woman from Margate, Kent came to see us following a complication she experienced during right sided cataracts surgery that took place in July 2018 at the Kent and … Continue reading

GP Surgery prescription error fatality case settles

3rd March 2021 – Our client, Mr H, the son and Executor of a 92 year old lady from Margate, Kent, brought a case in respect of the death of this late mother following a prescription error.

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COVID-19 – Update

Following the recent Government announcement and measures imposed for a second national lockdown, our office remains open with a skeleton staff and we continue to deal with phone calls and take delivery of post/DX. All other staff are fully operational … Continue reading

Alex Tengroth appointed to AvMA’s Specialist Panel

20th January 2021 – We are delighted to announce that Alex Tengroth has been appointed to the specialist Clinical Negligence Panel of solicitors operated by Action against Medical Accidents (‘AvMA’).