Spinal Injury Claims

At Forbes Solicitors, we understand that spinal injuries caused by clinical negligence can have life changing repercussions.

More about Spinal Injury Claims

Spinal injuries can have life-changing effects, and they require specialist medical care and support. If you have suffered harm as a result of negligent spinal injury treatment, our medical negligence solicitors can help you to pursue a claim for compensation. At Forbes Solicitors, we have a team of specialist spinal injury solicitors who can provide expert advice and representation to help you to recover the compensation you deserve.

What is a Spinal Injury?

What is a Spinal Injury?

A spinal injury refers to any type of injury that affects the spinal cord, which is a bundle of nerves that runs from the brain down the back and controls the movement of the body. Spinal injuries can range from minor injuries, such as a sprained back, to more severe injuries, such as paralysis.

What is Spinal Injury Negligence?

What is Spinal Injury Negligence?

Spinal injury negligence involves failure of a healthcare professional to provide appropriate care to someone with a spinal injury, which results in harm to the patient. This can include misdiagnosis, failure to properly treat spinal injuries.

At Forbes Solicitors, we understand that spinal injuries caused by clinical negligence can have life changing repercussions. This is why we strive to ensure that you get the appropriate amount of compensation for your injuries, including any on-going care you may need to help you live your life.

We have expert clinical negligence solicitors specialising in spinal injury claims that can help to assess as to whether you do indeed have a claim and advise you as to what the best course of action will be to ensure you receive compensation for your injuries. We operate on a no win, no fee basis in regards to our clinical negligence and spinal injury claims and are experienced in this particularly complex area of medical law.

Types of Spinal Injury Claims

Types of Spinal Injury Claims

We can help you with a range of clinical negligence claims regarding the following issues:

  • Injuries sustained from spinal surgery

  • Misdiagnosis and errors in handling neck and back injuries

  • Missed fractures of the back and neck

  • Mistakes arising due to facet joint injections and caudal epidurals

Clinical negligence claims usually need to be dealt with within 3 years of the injury taking place so it's imperative you act swiftly to ensure your claim is taken care of and any compensation is awarded to you as soon as possible.

The team at Forbes are not just solicitors, they are real people who understand how devastating a spinal injury can be and how distressing injuries sustained from clinical negligence can be as well -this is why we take into account your best interests at all times, and make sure you get the compensation you deserve as well as any rehabilitation required.

Our dedicated Clinical Negligence team

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Partner, Personal Injury

John Bennett

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Partner, Clinical Negligence

Leonie Millard


Senior Associate, Personal Injury

Lisa Atkinson

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