Medical Negligence

Claims for compensation re Oculentis Intraocular lenses

6th January 2015

In December 2014, the German company Oculentis GmbH has issued an urgent field safety notification and voluntary recall of its intraocular lenses product known as the LENTIS HydroSmart Intraocular lenses. This follows reports of opacification (ie cloudiness) after surgical implantation causing loss of sight. The company says that there could have been a manufacturing problem…

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Medway Maritime Hospital – serious patient safety concerns continue

28th November 2014

Medway Maritime Hospital is still giving cause for serious concerns for the health, safety and welfare of its patients, 16 months after being put into special measures. Medway Maritime Hospital provides acute services to a population of 400,000 people across Medway and Swale. The hospital was put into special measures in July 2013 following a…

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Colchester Hospital Admits to Hundreds of Serious Incidents

19th November 2014

Colchester University Hospitals NHS Trust has taken the unusual step of admitting that there have been 563 serious incidents at Colchester Hospital in the past two years. Specific details of the serious incidents have not been published, but it is likely they will have arisen as a result of errors in treatment. The beleaguered hospital…

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Alleged negligence by gynaecologist Rod Irvine

3rd November 2014

Hodge Jones & Allen and other clinical negligence specialist firms acting on behalf of victims of alleged negligence by gynaecologist Rod Irvine have agreed a special scheme with the NHS Litigation Authority to ensure a collaborative approach to reaching early resolution of their claims: “The NHS Litigation Authority, which indemnifies the NHS in England against…

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