Inquiry into deaths caused by overuse of Opiates at Gosport Hospital

A public inquiry into the deaths of more than 800 patients at Gosport War Memorial Hospital has revealed the full extent of how many died after they were prescribed lethal opiates. The inquiry focused on the prescription of d...

Norfolk & Norwich Hospital placed in special measures by CQC

The Norfolk and Norwich Hospital has today been placed into special measures following the latest CQC report. Whilst the CQC praised staff members, it appeared more than unimpressed that, despite a warning in the previous rep...

£19,000 obtained for lady whose vision was affected by sinus surgery

Julie Crossley, a specialist medical injury lawyer at Ashtons Legal, has obtained £19,000 for Ms T, after her surgery had unexpected negative consequences. Mrs T had endoscopic sinus surgery to improve her breathing and sense...

£35,000 obtained for family of a man who died following failures in ambulance service care

Sharon Allison, a specialist medical injury lawyer, has obtained a settlement of £35,000 for the family of a man who died after an ambulance crew failed to undertake an appropriately robust assessment of his condition and to...