GP Negligence Claims

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Leonie Millard | Partner

Clinical Negligence

Hello I'm Leonie Millard and part of the clinical negligence team here at Forbes Solicitors. Here, we recognise that:

  1. Each case is different and offers a strong team experienced in dealing with cases against GPs, hospitals, dentists and private and public medical providers.
  2. We're not new to this area of law and have gained success through knowledge and expertise, winning multi million pound cases for our clients and safeguarding their past and future needs and looking after some of them long term.
  3. Medical negligence can be a stressful and life changing event for some people. We will do our best to breakdown the issues and explain the process.
  4. There are a range of funding methods available, including a "No Win No Pay" option.

If you'd like to make a claim for compensation, please either contact us via the enquiry form on the website or telephone us today.

If you feel that you were not given adequate treatment or care by your GP and you believe that they were negligent when dealing with you, call the expert solicitors at Forbes today and get your GP negligence claim started.

Mistakes can happen, especially when GPs have many patients to deal with, unfortunately this can mean that you suffer or are injured as a result. GPs have to manage many patients per day and although they are qualified to advise on many medical issues, they are required to refer you to a specialist doctor if your injury or illness is severe. Failure to refer patients to a more specialist doctor can cause devastating injuries. Furthermore a GP may misdiagnose an illness or injury which can cause harm to patients.

Types of GP Negligence Claims

Some of the key types of issues Forbes solicitors deal with involve GPs:

  • Failing to diagnose injuries/fractures correctly
  • Failing to refer patients for cancer investigations
  • Prescribing the wrong medications/medication errors
  • Failing to diagnose meningitis
  • Failing to diagnose brain haemorrhages
  • Failing to diagnose unstable angina which could lead to cardiac arrest

If your GP fails to diagnose a problem or fails in their duty to refer you to the appropriate channels and you are injured as a result, you have a right to claim compensation.

Clinical negligence cases including GP negligence cases are always fiercely defended, and as such you need an expert team of solicitors fighting for your right to compensation. This particular area of law is extremely complex and requires the expertise and knowledge of an experienced and accredited law firm, such as Forbes.

Why Choose Forbes Solicitors for your GP Negligence Claim?

Forbes Solicitors are one of the legal profession's industry leaders in the UK due to our commitment to client care and focus on the best interests of all of our clients.

All it takes is a phone call where one of our expert solicitors will discuss the details of your injuries with you in brief and ascertain as to whether you have a viable claim for compensation.

We operate on a No Win No Fee basis, so there is no need to worry about legal costs.

After a free initial chat, there is no obligation to proceed and all calls are completely confidential.

Call us today and start your GP negligence compensation claim with an expert No Win No Fee lawyer at Forbes. Just call freephone 0800 037 4625, contact us by email or call into one of our branches.

We have expert Solicitors at each of our offices based in Preston, Blackburn, Accrington and Chorley ready to help you.

For more information please visit Clinical Negligence Claims

Clinical Negligence

22 Mar 2017

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Thank you so much for the persistent and diligent effort which you made in bringing a successful conclusion to the sad case of the clinical negligence of my late husband Stan.

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The service I received from Mr John Myles is second to none. Very many thanks John and I will be in touch on another matter

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Very happy & delighted with the end result, a big thank you to Leonie

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