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£92,500 for obstetric negligence at QEQM Hospital, Margate

12th December 2019 – Our client, a 35-year-old woman from Folkestone, Kent, suffered the loss of her child in August 2016.

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High Court awards £217,000 at Trial for Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome following Accident at Work

1st February’20 – Our client Mr K suffered an accident at work whilst on site in London in 2014 when loose masonry fell from a window above him injuring his right hand.

Mother to receive Apology and Compensation from East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust for the avoidable death of her new-born daughter caused by Neonatal Negligence

31st January’20 – Our client, a 27 year old woman from Broadstairs, was under the care of the East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust throughout her first pregnancy. Her antenatal care was provided by Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital, … Continue reading

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Simran and Francesca sign up as AvMA Telephone Helpline Volunteers

Fairweathers Solicitors is hugely supportive of AvMA and the work they do across the UK in campaigning to improve patient safety, reduce medical accidents and ensure access to justice. We are, therefore, delighted to announce that our Assistant Solicitor Francesca … Continue reading

£38,000 Damages for Vaginal Over – Stitching Following Tear during Child Birth

6th November’19 – Our client, Ms A of Kent, instructed Fairweathers to pursue a clinical negligence claim arising from a repair to a second degree tear sustained during child birth in September 2017.

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£110,000 Damages Recovered for GP Prescription Error Resulting in Failed Liver Transplant

6th February’20 – Our Client Mrs E from Gravesend came to us after her liver transplant failed due to a prescription error.

Amazin Young Verdict: Accidental Death

21st October 2019 – HMC Alan Blunsdon today delivered his conclusion in the Amazin Young Inquest, having previously heard evidence over 5 days. 

£60,000 for Dad’s Delayed Diagnosis of Lung Cancer

9th October 2019 – Our client’s father, Mr O, was investigated by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust at the end of 2013 because he was not well and coughing up blood. The investigations included x-rays, which unfortunately were … Continue reading

The Great Fairweathers Bake Off for Macmillan

2nd October 2019 – Here at Fairweathers, we have once again held our annual Fairweathers Bake Off in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support’s Coffee Morning.

£8,500 Damages for Undetected Lesion

25th September 2019 – Our client, Ms D, from Canterbury, instructed us to pursue a clinical negligence claim arising from an exploratory operation that she had at the William Harvey Hospital, Ashford, Kent in May 2017.