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£100,000 after Fatal Failure to Operate on Bowel Obstruction

9th September 2020 – Our Client Mr S from Kent lost his wife in September 2016 whilst she was under the care of East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust.

£17,500 for Retained Placenta

9th September 2020 – Our client Mrs B from Staffordshire gave birth to her second child in December 2014.

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COVID-19 – Update

We have now moved from home working with a minimum number of staff at the office to all staff back working at the office – as close to ‘normal’ as we can. The health and safety of our staff and … Continue reading

Fairweathers passes its full Lexcel Review Audit with Strong Performance

7th August 2020 – We are pleased to report that we have successfully concluded the Lexcel annual audit process again this year. This was a full review under the practice management standard as takes place every 3 years.

East Kent Trust admits liability for negligently causing the death of baby Archie Batten

16th July 2020 – Our client, Rachel Higgs, and her partner, Andrew Batten, were dearly looking forward to becoming first time parents.

East Kent Trust admits liability for negligently causing the death of baby Luchii Gavrilescu

16th July 2020 – Our client, Laura Cooke, presented to QEQM on 29.11.2019 with her 5 week old baby, Luchii, who was suffering with a mottled rash, erratic breathing and reduced feeding. He was seen by a junior doctor, diagnosed … Continue reading

£45,000 recovered for failure to prevent loss of vision in one eye

9th July 2020 – Our client, a 64-year-old man from Ramsgate, was admitted to QEQM Hospital in Margate having suffered a head injury. Initial investigations were negative for anything of concern and he was discharged a few days later.

£22,500 for Delayed Cancer Diagnosis Causing End of Life Paralysis

1st June 2020 – Our client Mrs K from Surrey lost her child to Epithelioid Sarcoma at the age of 21.

£1.9 Million Awarded for Severe Pressure Sores after long Legal Battle

30th April 2020 – Our client, Mrs X, is a long term sufferer with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and has been wheelchair bound for many years. Despite this, she managed to achieve a very full life with her husband and family.

£1,000,000 settlement in Ophthalmic case achieved at ‘Zoom’ RTM meeting

30th April 2020 – Our client, a 72-year-old woman from Hastings, suffered irreversible and progressive sight loss following a failure to diagnose and treat her glaucoma in October 2014, whilst she was under the care of the East Sussex Healthcare … Continue reading