Personal Injury cases

 

Rehabilitation Code and settlement fund rehab for brain injured victim of dangerous driver

Boyes Turner’s brain injury lawyers have negotiated a £750,000 settlement for a woman who suffered severe brain injuries from which she was not expected to survive when her stationary car was hit by a dangerous driver. In addition, using the...

£275,000 compensation for man with Cauda Equina Syndrome

Boyes Turner’s medical negligence specialists have negotiated a £275,000 settlement from a GP for a man in his thirties with  cauda equina syndrome .  The claimant, who had a past history of sciatic back pain, attended his GP...

Admission of liability for young boy with kernicterus related brain damage

Boyes Turner’s medical negligence solicitors  have secured an admission of liability for a young boy with  severe neurodevelopmental impairment . His brain damage was caused by  kernicterus , a condition related to jaundice, when his...

NHS hospital's admission of liability for a boy's brain damage following uterine rupture

Boyes Turner’s brain injury solicitors  have secured an NHS hospital’s admission of liability for a boy’s brain damage following uterine rupture during his mother’s labour. The ten year old boy has severe, spastic diplegia,...

Liability settlement for teenager with dystonic cerebral palsy

Boyes Turner’s specialist cerebral palsy solicitors have secured a liability settlement for a teenager with dystonic cerebral palsy arising from acute, profound asphyxia immediately before birth. Our client’s mother attended hospital towards...

Liability settlement for a young man with dyskinetic cerebral palsy

Boyes Turner’s cerebral palsy specialist solicitors  have negotiated a liability settlement for a young man who suffered moderately severe, dyskinetic cerebral palsy arising from the mismanagement of his birth.  The profound hypoxic...

Admission of liability for young man with acute brain injury

Boyes Turner’s specialist medical negligence lawyers have secured an admission of liability for a 20 year old man who suffered a brain injury at birth. The hospital which was responsible for his delivery and his mother’s medical treatment during...

Admission of liability for failure to recognise a pulmonary embolism

Boyes Turner’s medical negligence solicitors  have secured an admission of liability from an  NHS hospital  after they failed to recognise the signs of pulmonary embolism which resulted in the death of a 70 year old woman. The...

Admission of liability for death of mother with cardiac sarcoid

Boyes Turner’s medical negligence solicitors have secured an admission of liability from an NHS hospital for the avoidable death of a mother in her forties. The deceased was suffering from cardiac sarcoid, a condition which can produce symptoms such...

Rottweiler dog attack claim - Personal injury compensation

Rottweiler dog attack Our client was at a New Year’s Eve party in the defendant’s house. After midnight, fireworks were being set off in the vicinity. Our client bent down to stroke the defendant’s dog, a golden Rottweiler, because it was...

Road traffic accident victim receives £16,000 in compensation

We have been instructed to represent a client in relation to  a road traffic accident  . Our client was a passenger in a vehicle being driven by her husband along the M26 towards London when the defendant’s vehicle hit the offside rear of our...

Road traffic accident passenger gets £45,000 compensation

Boyes Turner specialist serious road traffic injury lawyers recently dealt with a claim by a young woman who was a passenger in a vehicle, driven by her boyfriend. Whilst returning from a night out he lost control of the car and veered off the road...

Compensation for secondary victims following a fatal road traffic accident

We have been representing two clients who suffered post-traumatic stress disorders (PTSD) from witnessing the “immediate aftermath” of their son/brother passing away tragically in a  road traffic accident  suffering  severe and...

£28,500 settlement following a road traffic collision

We have represented Mrs X in respect of pursuing a claim against the defendant for damages for personal injury and consequential loss arising from a  road traffic accident . The accident Mrs X was the sole occupant of the vehicle she was driving and...

£3 million compensation recovered after medical negligence causes baby's brain damage

Our client Dexter*, suffered an inflammation of the tissues surrounding his brain (the meninges) which caused permanent brain damage and  cerebral palsy  after his obstetric and neonatal team failed to respond to signs of...

Brain damage claim resulting from failure to treat newborn jaundice

Our client Oscar* (3 years old) suffered brain damage as a baby and he now has  cerebral palsy  after he developed  jaundice  and elevated bilirubin levels following admission to hospital after his birth. The result Our expert...

Delay in treating jaundice resulting in baby developing kernicterus

Our client Thomas* was born prematurely at just 25 weeks. Thomas developed  jaundice  shortly after he was born and, due to this not being treated quickly enough, he suffered kernicterus (brain damage caused by excessive jaundice). The claims...

Claim settled after baby sustains brain damage through hypoglycaemia

Our clients We were instructed by the parents of Aaron*, who was born weighing 2.2kg, after hospital negligence following his birth led to him developing  hypoglycaemia  and permanent brain damage. The result Our team  of brain damage...

Delayed diagnosis of meningitis brain damage claim settled

Our client The parents of Rupert*, a three year old approached our expert team to make a brain damage claim after a delayed diagnosis of pneumococcal meningitis in their son resulted in him developing  permanent brain damage  and  cerebral...

Compensation secured following failure to diagnose jaundice

Our client Jacob* ‘s birth injury claim arose when he suffered serious physical injury and brain damage at birth caused by medical negligence. A failure to diagnose  jaundice  after he had left hospital resulted in hyperbilirubinemia (too...

Judgment secured after failure to treat enteritis causes brain damage in baby

Our clients The parents of twins approached us after one of their premature twins, Elijah*, developed necrotising enteritis (tissue death in parts of the bowel) following his birth and negligent treatment of his condition resulted in Elijah developing...

Holiday claim for ten pin bowling accident in foreign hotel

Court awards a man a five figure sum in compensation after he slipped on an oily substance while bowling during an all-inclusive Turkish family holiday from Thomas Cook. Boyes Turner secured a five figure settlement for a man who...

Slip at supermarket accident compensation recovered

Boyes Turner specialist personal injury solicitors recently acted for a man who was injured after he slipped over in his local Tesco Supermarket, securing over £3,000 compensation. He was walking down an aisle containing fresh milk...

Waitrose tripping accident claim settled for £11,000

We were recently instructed by Anne* to represent her in a claim against Waitrose after she tripped and fell off an extremely high kerb in a car park belonging to Waitrose. Anne was returning to her car after attending a meal in Twyford. There was a...

Yvonne's Case - Deputyship

Yvonne* is a young adult who suffered severe brain damage at birth resulting in  dystonic tetraplegic cerebral palsy.  She lives with her mother, step-father and two younger brothers. Her mother is her primary carer and has been for all of her...

Six figure compensation settlement for lower limb amputation claim

Boyes Turner LLP has negotiated a substantial settlement for a 65 year old amputee following alleged negligent care provided by the Royal Berkshire Hospital (RBH). Mr P had been undergoing medical investigations for pain, swelling and numbness in his left...

£400,000 compensation recovered after delay in diagnosis of cauda equina syndrome

Jayne began experiencing worsening back pain, and couldn’t tolerate sitting down. The pain extended from her back into her left leg and foot and Jayne was unable to walk properly. She had difficulty coping with the pain at work. Deteriorating...

Accident in hospital claim settled for £10,000

We recently settled a claim for Sarah* who had an accident at her local hospital which left her with a shoulder injury and unable to care for her newborn baby. At the time of the accident Sarah was at the local hospital where she underwent a caesarean...

Tripping accident at supermarket claim settled for £26,000

Our personal injury claim lawyers recently secured £26,000 for a client involved in a tripping accident. The claimant got her foot caught in an automatic door and was  tripped as she was trying to exit a leading supermarket . The 80 year old...

Serious brain injury to new mother caused by negligent hospital care

Boyes Turner’s medical negligence group has this week secured a favourable High Court judgment following a trial to determine whether failings in care caused a woman, Ms Cooper, serious brain injury. In July 2005 Ms Cooper went into hospital to give...

Asbestos claim settled for daughter of pipe fitter following his death

Boyes Turner’s asbestos claims team were instructed by the daughter of a gentleman who had died from lung cancer and  asbestosis  on Christmas Day 2011, following exposure to asbestos whilst employed as a pipe fitter. The family had...

£65,000 compensation recovered for an RTA victim

  We have recently been representing a client in respect of a  road traffic accident . Mr P, a Polish National, was involved in a road traffic accident which occurred in September 2011. He was stationery in a Ford Transit delivery van that...

Fatal mesothelioma claim settled for £60,000 after death of Tilbury Docks stevedore

Boyes Turner's expert mesothelioma claims lawyers were instructed by the family of Mr M, following his death in 2010. Mr M was investigated for suspected  mesothelioma  in his lifetime. Upon his death a post mortem was undertaken and lung...

Damages secured for client who got hand slammed in door of vehicle

Mr F was under rehabilitation for substance abuse. He was being transported by a rehabilitation company in a vehicle owned by them. They, along with other patients at the facility, were being driven back to their premises when they stopped at a service...

Claim settled after supermarket slip results in severe hip injury

Mrs T went to her usual supermarket to purchase groceries. Whilst walking through the store she slipped and fell on a piece of fruit on the floor. She fell on her right side, hitting her head on the end of an aisle display becoming instantly dizzy and...

Male cyclist receives £120,000 compensation after collision with moped

Our client, Paul*, was cycling in London when a moped drove across his path and he collided with it. He suffered injuries to his knees, left ankle and left middle finger and, although he recovered from the injury to his right knee, Paul has suffered serious...

Sailing instructor suffers injuries abroad and obtains a five sum figure in compensation

The specialist Personal Injury Group at Boyes Turner were instructed by a female sailing instructor and travel rep employed by a large all inclusive UK based holiday company specialising in Mediterranean water sport holidays. She was  injured in an...

Product Liability claim - glass jug cracked

Miss B purchased a glass measuring jug from a well known retailer. Approximately seven months after buying the jug whilst making gravy the glass cracked and a large piece of glass fell out of the jug causing the boiling contents to spill on to Miss...

£250,000 settlement reached for widow following death of her husband

Following the death of her husband Bill* in 2009, Sally* instructed Boyes Turner specialist medical negligence team to represent her in a medical negligence claim against three separate doctors who all failed to refer Bill for a cardiac review, including an...

£20,000 compensation recovered after failure to diagnose Achilles tendon rupture

Stephen* approached Boyes Turner in September 2013 to represent him in a medical negligence claim against a hospital who failed to diagnose ruptured Achilles tendon. Stephen fell over in May 2012 experiencing severe pain in his left ankle. He was taken by...

Holiday swimming pool accident claim settled against TUI UK

Boyes Turner were instructed to represent a male holiday maker who was injured in a hotel swimming pool and left with head injuries. Whilst he was on holiday in Turkey the man struck his head on a wooden structure overhanging the water at his...

Enforcement proceedings to obtain trip accident compensation

Boyes Turner's expert personal injury claim lawyers have been representing a client who tripped over some boxes in his local shop as he was queuing to pay for a newspaper. The client fell and sustained severe injuries, a rotator cuff...

Compensation secured from CICA for 13 week old shaken baby

Billy*, born in 1994, suffered a significant brain injury and damaged vision when he was shaken by his father at the age of 13 weeks. An initial application was made to the  CICA  under the 1990 scheme (i.e. uncapped) in 1996 by Berkshire County...

£250,000 compensation settlement following a delay in diagnosing cauda equina syndrome

Wendy* approached Boyes Turner to represent her in a medical negligence claim against a hospital who delayed in diagnosing  cauda equina syndrome . Ongoing severe back pain Wendy had a long history of severe back pain and had previously undergone...

Motorcyclist receives £625,000 compensation after road traffic accident

Boyes Turner expert Personal Injury lawyer, Kim Smerdon, recovered £625,000 compensation for a  male motorcyclist . On the day of the accident the defendant, driving a Volkswagen Caravelle, drove his vehicle on to the wrong side of the...

Compensation recovered following frontal collision RTA

Mrs J's claim against the defendant in this action was for damages for personal injury and consequential loss as the result of a  road traffic accident .   Mrs J was driving her Peugeot 206 with her daughter as a passenger on a narrow...

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