Anaesthetic errors and mistakes by anaesthetists can be devastating causing pain and disability. Slater & Gordon Lawyers offer a free consultation to help you understand whether or not you have a claim for compensation. Call us on 0800 916 9049 or contact us online and we’ll call you.
98% of our Clinical & Medical Negligence Claims are funded through a Conditional Fee Agreement, which is more commonly known as a ‘No Win, No Fee’ agreement.
Our Medical Negligence Solicitors can offer immediate representation and rehabilitation support anywhere in the UK. We can also offer home and/or hospital visits particularly for people who cannot visit one of our twelve offices across England, Wales & Scotland.
Anaesthetic Awareness Claims
Finding yourself still awake during a surgical operation is both traumatic & frightening. Although it's quite rare, patients can not only suffer pain but also feel completely helpless. It can lead to serious psychological damage, such as depression, anxiety or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Anaesthetic Nerve & Spinal Cord Injuries
Patients can suffer injuries when anaesthetics are mistakenly injected into the spinal cord or into nerves are that are damaged by injections. These injuries can result in severe pain and serious disability.
Anaesthetic Brain Damage & Stroke
Patients can suffer very serious injuries if anaesthetists make mistakes during operations. In the worst cases, people have suffered brain damage or strokes because their blood pressure was not regulated properly.
Compensation for Best Quality of Life in the Future
Where people are left with severe disabilities caused by anaesthetists, securing compensation for damages is extremely important to make sure they have the best quality of life in the future. Compensation can provide:
• The best medical care, including private medical treatments
• Being in greater comfort than in NHS hospitals
• Help with nursing at home
• Help with household tasks
• An award for the loss of income.
Our Medical Negligence Solicitors completely understand the trauma involved with anaesthetics errors, and help their clients through the process of making a compensation claim; and beyond.
Call our Clinical & Medical Negligence Solicitors on freephone 0800 916 9049 or start your compensation claim online and we'll call you.
Slater & Gordon Lawyers are all too aware of tactics that insurance companies may use to contest anaesthetic claims. As one of the largest Personal Injury Law Firms in the UK, we are in very strong position to use all our combined legal expertise to get the best possible results for people injured by medical negligence, through no fault of their own.
We have offices in London, Liverpool, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Edinburgh, Cardiff, Milton Keynes, Sheffield, Newcastle, Wakefield, Cambridge; and meeting rooms in Bramhall, Cheshire.
Solicitors at Slater & Gordon Lawyers are members of the Law Society Clinical Negligence Panel, Action Against Medical Accidents (AvMA), the UK charity for patient safety and justice, and the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL).
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