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Action for Brain Injury Week 2019
20
May
2019

Headway’s Action For Brain Injury Week (20-26 May) starts today, which this year is focusing on the debilitating effects of fatigue after brain injury.

Prescription error claims
18
Mar
2019

According to a study, 1 in 20 prescriptions has an error. So, what is being done about serious prescription and dispensing errors and is it possible for a patient to make a claim against their doctor or pharmacist?

Sepsis claims
21
Feb
2019

Sepsis has been hitting headlines across the UK in recent years. Make sure you know your rights when it comes to making sepsis claims.

21
Jan
2019

Lester Aldridge is pleased to announce the expansion of its Personal Injury team with the addition of clinical negligence and community care specialist Paula Barnes, Partner, and community care specialist James Pantling-Skeet, Chartered Legal Executive.

Paula Barnes
30
Oct
2018

Lester Aldridge is pleased to welcome clinical negligence specialist Paula Barnes, who will be joining as a partner in the Personal Injury team in January 2019.

disembarkation complete
31
Jan
2017

In the case of Collins v Lawrence, His Honour Judge Simpkiss provides helpful analysis and guidance clarifying when a passenger can be deemed to have ‘disembarked’.

needlestick surgery injury
26
Jan
2017

With over 51,000 cosmetic procedures being performed in the private sector in Britain last year alone, it is really important to improve the service and take heed of the popular demand.

Should wearing bicycle helmet be compulsory
15
Dec
2016

In a recent study of 64,000 cyclists, it was shown that wearing a bike helmet can reduce the risk of serious head injury by 69% and reduce the chance of a fatal head injury by 65%.

RTA Shared spaces
13
Dec
2016

The last decade has seen growth in the use of the controversial road management designs known as “shared space”. This concept, sees the removal of conventional road markings and introduces features such as kerbs or street signs.

cosmetic surgery
22
Nov
2016

As medical science is improving and cosmetic solutions are frequently being introduced, more and more people are considering cosmetic procedures