If you have been harmed by a defective medical device our solicitors could help you claim compensation.

If you have been harmed by a defective medical device our solicitors could help you claim compensation.

It is a complicated process to successfully launch a new medical device and quite rightly so where public safety is concerned. After rigorous testing the MHRA decide if it is safe to be used on patients. Although most medical devices perform satisfactorily it is a fact that some fail. If you have been harmed by a defective device our solicitors could help you claim compensation.

Once a medical device has been regulated for use by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) manufactures are responsible to ensure the product is manufactured and distributed to the same exacting standards and whilst this is the case in most instances not every patient are so lucky.

Common causes for defective medical devices include:

  • Poor design
  • Manufacturing faults
  • Battery failure
  • Defective wiring
  • Maintenance failures

Medical device claims we assist with include:

  • Defective drugs
  • Faulty ear implants
  • Faulty catheters
  • Faulty defibrillators
  • Faulty hip replacements 
  • Faulty lenses
  • Defective knee replacement
  • Surgical mesh
  • Trans vaginal mesh
  • Faulty wheelchairs

We understand how being injured by faulty medical equipment can cause you concerns about undergoing further treatment and impact on your daily life. Contact us to find out if we can help you on a no win no fee basis and help you access services to improve your quality of life.

When settling medical negligence claims, our medical negligence solicitors have experience in recovering compensation, loss of earnings and other out of pocket expenses. They will also arrange any necessary care and services to improve the client’s quality of life. Where applicable, these may include:

  • Compensation for the injury or loss
  • Loss of earnings
  • Interim compensation payments
  • Private medical treatment costs
  • Case management costs
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Care costs
  • Housing adaptation & relocation
  • Out-Of-Pocket expenses
  • Compensating dependants
  • Benefits & financial advice
  • Independent medical experts
  • Court of Protection
  • Coroners Inquest advice
  • Adapted vehicles
  • Travel costs
  • Recovering the legal costs
  • Bereavement costs

A claim taken on a no win no fee basis means that if your claim is unsuccessful you will not be required to pay your solicitor’s fees.

If your claim is successful you will recover compensation and the other side will pay the majority of your solicitor’s fees.

If your claim is successful you will recover compensation and the other side will pay the majority of your solicitor’s fees.

However, if your case is successful and you receive an award of damages then you may be required to pay a success fee and/or after the event insurance premium both are deductible from the compensation your receive.

This is standard legal specialist clinical negligence practice, in-line with government legislation amended in 2013.

Providing you cooperate and do not provide misleading information nothing is payable by you up front and nothing is payable at all if your claim is unsuccessful.

For your peace of mind, your solicitor may recommend that you take out a specialist after the event insurance policy as you may still be exposed to adverse costs. This policy will pay any of the other sides solicitors costs and expenses that may be incurred.

You will not be required to pay the cost of the after the event insurance policy if your claim is unsuccessful.

Our promise is to work vigorously on your behalf, leaving no stone unturned in pursuit of the justice you and your family deserve.

Despite our drive to assist with your recovery we never lose sight of the importance of maximising your compensation. Although the settlement awarded in successful cases will not take away the suffering it will help with rehabilitation, care, provide financial security and help rebuild the lives of medical negligence victims and their families.

There is no catch.

For your case to be accepted on a no win no fee basis by Daniel Clifford Law LLP, it must meet our no win no fee acceptance criteria. If your claim successfully meets this criteria, you will be offered no win no fee representation.

Providing you cooperate and do not provide misleading information nothing is payable by you up front and nothing is payable at all if your claim is unsuccessful. If your claim is successful, you will recover compensation and the majority of your solicitor’s costs and expenses will be recovered from the other side.

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If you need legal advice contact us and one of our medical negligence experts will get back to you as soon as possible.

Call 0203 884 9886

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