The people of Taunton Deane are no different to the rest of us — sometimes they feel ill and visit the doctor, or they have toothache and go to the dentist. They are also no different to the rest of when it comes to medical negligence; there is always the possibility, no matter where you live, that a medical professional will treat you incorrectly. In these cases, you might be looking at personal injury claims in Taunton Deane to see if you are entitled to claim compensation.
Personal injury claims in Taunton Deane against the doctor
If your doctor gets their diagnosis of your illness wrong, it could cause your condition to become worse, and whatever treatment they do prescribe could cause another medical problem. Most GP surgeries have more than one doctor, and if you think you doctor is not treating you in the right way, do not be afraid to ask for a second opinion just to put your mind at rest.
Personal injury claims in Taunton Deane against the hospital
Millions of patients pass through our hospitals every year, and most of them are happy with the treatment they receive. Just sometimes, though, even hospital doctors and nurses can make a mistake. If you happen to be the innocent victim of their error, a compensation claim might be an option you want to consider.
Personal injury claims in Taunton Deane against the chemist
There are lots of rules and regulations for chemists to follow as they dispense our medications, and everything they prepare is double-checked before they hand it over. Even so, they sometimes give out the wrong medication, or the wrong dose of the correct medication, and the consequences of this can be dire.
Personal injury claims against the optician
You would not expect to receive an injury during a normal eye test, but what if you are undergoing laser eye surgery? That could be a different matter. Over 100,000 people have this very simple procedure in the UK, and most of them are very happy not to have to wear glasses or contact lenses any more. But sometimes a mistake is made, and although it is very rare the damage cannot be corrected, there are some occasions when the victim’s sight is impaired forever.
Personal injury claims with Accident Advice Helpline
Accident Advice Helpline are professionals at making personal injury claims — it is all we have done for the last 14 years. We are experts in our field, providing a high-quality service which gives complete customer satisfaction for claimants who are making a personal injury claim. We have helped many thousands of victims with their medical negligence claims, and have the experience you need on your side to give your claim the best chance of success.
Call one of our advisors on 0800 180 4123. They will discuss your case with you and start the process of your medical negligence claim, if you feel that is the way forward for you.
Date Published: 3rd August 2014