Our Medical Negligence Solicitors offer a free consultation for victims of lung cancer diagnosing errors due to medical or clinical negligence. Call Slater and Gordon Lawyers 24 hours 7 days a week on freephone 0800 916 9049 or start a claim online and we will call you.
98% of our Clinical & Medical Negligence Claims are funded by a No Win, No Fee agreement, which is formally called a Conditional Fee Agreement. This means there is no financial risk to you.
We can provide immediate representation and rehabilitation support anywhere in the UK. We also offer home and/or hospital visits for people who cannot attend one of our offices in London, Manchester, Watford, Liverpool, Chester, Birmingham, Sheffield, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Cambridge, Milton Keynes, Preston, Wakefield and Wrexham.
If lung cancer is diagnosed early the chance of cure may be good. Delays of a few months are unlikely to make any difference to the outcome. However if left, it is likely to grow and cancer can spread to other parts of the body.
Mistakes in diagnosing lung cancer can be very serious.
Slater and Gordon Lawyers have recovered large awards of compensation where mistakes have led to serious delays in diagnosis. These have included:
For people who become seriously ill with cancer and have a medical negligence claim, compensation may be very important for their quality of life. Compensation can enable them to have:
Where the patient sadly does not survive, a claim can provide for family members who relied on them financially or with domestic and other help.
Solicitors at Slater and 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).