NHS Compensation – Suing the NHS

In this day and age, no-one could claim that working as a doctor or nurse is easy. Still, medical errors cannot be excused when they disrupt the patient’s life. The Keogh investigation into the NHS highlighted that medical mistakes are alarmingly common. If you have been mistreated by those entrusted with your care, you may be able to seek NHS negligence compensation on a no win no fee basis. You can rely on the help of Asons’ expert medical negligence solicitors.

You can speak to one of our experienced compensation claims advisors free of charge today on 01204 521 133, or you can arrange for us to call you on live chat. Alternatively, you can fill in one of our claims forms or use our Compensation Calculator, and we’ll call you back.

When Is A Claim Against The NHS Possible?

Generally, you can bring a claim against the NHS when someone entrusted with your care has failed to perform their duties adequately, or has made damaging mistakes. A successful case will require the use of medical reports, which will be requested and received by an experienced medical errors solicitor.

You must be quick in coming forward to claim after your injury or trauma. There is usually a three-year time limit after you notice complications in which you can make a compensation claim – though there are many exceptions. Our solicitors can provide expert NHS claim advice in a free consultation if you are unsure; simply call 01204 521 133.

How Much Will I Receive When Suing The NHS?

Everyon’e’s claim is entirely different, so it is difficult to advise accurately. However, our Medical Negligence Compensation Calculator  may provide a rough estimate of what you may receive. These estimates are based on your injuries and also other factors, such as psychological problems and missed time at work.

Is Suing The NHS No Win No Fee?

Yes – in at least 98% of cases. At Asons Solicitors, we wanted to take the risk out of making an clinical errors claim for all of our clients. This way, we can allow everyone an access to justice. When claiming with us, you will find no upfront fees. There are no unexpected costs, and absolutely no risk of paying the expenses of the defending side.

If you decide to sue the NHS, your case will be considered by our expert solicitors before any legal action is taken. You will be told whether your case can proceed on a no win no fee basis. This way, you can make a decision before any action is taken.

Why Choose Asons When Suing The NHS?

If you have suffered due to the failings of the NHS to provide adequate care, what are the next steps? There are two main reasons you should get in touch with an experienced medical mistakes solicitor.

Firstly, medical negligence claims are often rigorously defended and tough to prove. This means that expert legal assistance is required to navigate and apply the legislation.

Secondly, if you have been injured or otherwise suffered due to a doctor’s betrayal of your trust, the last thing you need is any further stress. Successful cases require medical records, paperwork  to file, and discussion with third parties. Asons’ legal experts pride themselves on being available and approachable. They are here to do the work for you, and their success rate is unparalleled. They will look to secure the compensation results you deserve – both now and in future.

Next Steps

There are a number of ways to begin your claims process right now. Call 01204 521 133, speak to our Live Chat assistant (located in the bottom left corner), or use our claims form or Compensation Calculator.