The BBC reports that 7 mental health patients have died in England since 2012 due to lack of hospital beds – read the full article.
20% rise in medical negligence claims has been seen last year with a total of £22.7 billion – nearly one fifth of the health service’s annual budget – being set aside to pay out compensation to people who have suffered harm due to poor care provided (as reported by the Telegraph – see here for their full article).
More than 16,000 people have made claims in 2012/13, which is a significant rise from the 13,500 of 2011/12.
If you suspect you have suffered injury as a result of medical negligence contact CSO for a free consultation. Our specialist solicitors provide the best support and can secure the best compensation for the injury you have suffered on a No Win – No Fee basis*.
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According to an article in today’s Guardian, the number of admissions to hospital due to skin Cancer has increased by 41% in just 5 years.
There are more cases of skin cancer in the UK each year then all other types of cancer combined.