Fatal accident claims

 

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...

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...

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...

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...

£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...

£145,000 fatal lung cancer compensation claim settled for widow of pipe fitter

Our asbestos claims team were instructed by Mr O, a pipe fitter who had been diagnosed with lung cancer during his lifetime. Sadly, Mr O passed away very suddenly, before he could provide us with a witness statement that gave evidence of his  asbestos...

Asbestosis claim settled for £30,000 after death of Cape employee

Boyes Turner expert asbestosis claims lawyers were instructed by Mrs P following the sad death of her husband from  asbestosis  in 2007. Mr P was diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis in his lifetime and sadly died in 2007 as a result of the disease....

Admission of liability secured for young woman following the death of her baby

Specialist medical negligence solicitor Vanessa Wand has secured a settlement of £55,000 for Jenny*, following the stillbirth of her baby daughter at 39 weeks gestation at a well know London hospital.  As a result of her baby’s death...

£120,000 claim settled for widow following death of former bricklayer

Boyes Turner’s  specialist asbestos claims lawyers  were instructed by the widow of a man who died from the asbestos related disease,  mesothelioma , at the age of 85. Without any lifetime witness evidence from the deceased, we...

£200,000 compensation for widow of lagger after mesothelioma death

Boyes Turner's expert asbestos claims lawyers were instructed by Mr C following his diagnosis of mesothelioma. Mr C's widow then took over the claim when Mr C passed away as a result of his  mesothelioma . Mr C was employed by William Kenyon...

£200,000 award for son following the death of his mother

In 2009 Yasmin* was found to be suffering from an abnormal heart rhythm, atrial fibrillation. It was decided that this could be treated with cardioversion (a procedure to shock the heart back in to the correct rhythm). Yasmin went ahead with this...

Man awarded £105,000 compensation following the death of his wife after surgery

Whilst being investigated for a large pelvic mass, Mrs P was found to have a bleeding risk which meant that whilst undergoing surgery, she would need two units of Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP). Surgery was successfully undertaken and there was no significant...

Compensation for family of Trent Carriers worker after mesothelioma death

Boyes Turner's asbestos claims lawyers were instructed by the family of Mr S, who developed malignant  mesothelioma  and subsequently passed away. On taking instructions from the sons of Mr S, it transpired that Mr S had worked for Trent...

£58,500 compensation for caulker following asbestos related lung cancer claim

Mr H is 85 years old and was diagnosed with asbestos related lung cancer in 2009. When Mr H instructed Boyes Turner his own Consultants were of the opinion that his  asbestos related lung cancer  had been cured by radiotherapy. Boyes Turner...

Asbestos claim settled for £68,500 following death of former fitter and welder

Mr O was 87 years old at his date of death and was a widower. He had cared for his dependant adult daughter prior to his death who suffers with downs syndrome. He was diagnosed with  asbestos related lung cancer  in 2008. Boyes Turner was...

Fatal accident claim results in deceased family obtaining payout of £55,000

Boyes Turner’s expert Personal Injury lawyers acted for the mother of a young university student who was  fatally injured in a road traffic accident .  The deceased was driving in the offside lane when she was hit by a van in the nearside...

Injured client received £550,000 following fatal accident

Mr D* instructed our specialist road traffic accident solicitors in respect of a claim for compensation for personal injuries sustained following a road traffic accident. Sadly, the defendant died as a result of the accident, when she crossed on to the...

Husband awarded £75,000 following death of his wife through renal failure

The Boyes Turner medical negligence group recovered £75,000 in compensation for a 68 year old man following the death of his wife in 2009. The case related to  failures on the part of an NHS trust  to appropriately monitor and treat the...

Widower awarded £253,000 following death of his wife due to an undiagnosed brain aneurysm

The group recovered £253,000 in compensation for a 57 year old man following the death of his wife in 2007. The case related to  failures on the part of an NHS Trust  and two different private consultants over a three month period to...

£25,000 compensation recovered after hospital negligence resulted in neonatal death

We recovered £25,000 compensation for a mother following the death of her son shortly after he was born.   Our client was 26 weeks pregnant when she experienced heavy bleeding and abdominal pain. She was reviewed on the labour ward and fetal...

Fatal mesothelioma claim for 57 year old's family settles for £90,000

Boyes Turner's asbestos claims lawyers acted for the widow of Mr B who died in 2010, aged just 57, due to  mesothelioma . He had been unemployed for many years, was separated from Mrs B, had one adult son and there was no dependency. ...

Fatal mesothelioma diagnosis after just 6 weeks exposure to asbestos

Our specialist mesothelioma claim lawyers have settled a claim for compensation on behalf of Mr L, a fireman, exposed to asbestos for just 6 weeks.  Mr L worked as a fireman/trimmer in the boiler rooms of the Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth, sailing...

Dependency claim for mesothelioma death - £160,500 compensation

We were instructed on behalf of Mrs M in respect of a claim for compensation following the death of her step father, Mr A. Mr A sadly passed away as a result of  mesothelioma . He had worked for BT between 1977 to 1992, when he was made redundant....

£87,500 compensation recovered following death as a result of medical negligence

Our hospital negligence solicitors recovered £87,500 in compensation for the widow of a man whose death was brought about as a result of  negligent medical staff . The deceased fell over at a train station and was taken to hospital. It was...

£65,000 compensation for widower two years after wife's death from mesothelioma

Boyes Turner's  specialist mesothelioma lawyers  were instructed by a man following the sad death of his wife from mesothelioma in February 2006. This was more than two years after her death. She had possibly come into...

Fatal asbestosis claim settled for widow of British Cellophane worker

Boyes Turner’s specialist asbestosis lawyers were instructed by a man suffering from  asbestosis . He had been employed by British Cellophane in Somerset as a plumber’s mate for nearly 20 years and had been exposed to asbestos as a...

Fatal mesothelioma claim settled for £200,000 for widow of Michelin worker

Boyes Turner's specialist mesothelioma lawyers secured a £200,000 compensation payment for the widow of a man who died from the asbestos related cancer mesothelioma after being exposed to asbestos whilst working for Michelin. He had been exposed...

Fatal mesothelioma claim against H G Miles Limited

Our specialist asbestos claims lawyers advised a woman in relation to the death of her husband from  mesothelioma  after he was exposed to asbestos in the 1950s and 1960s whilst working at Empire Rubber Company in Clacton. Working with limited...

Successful claim after GP medical negligence lead to death of 71 year old

We recovered compensation for the family of a 71 year old man who died following the misprescription by his GP of a chemotherapy drug. GP prescription error His hospital consultant had prescribed a four day course of Melphalan for multiple myeloma. His...

£155,000 compensation for the death of glassblower at Imperial College, London

Boyes Turner's asbestos claims lawyers successfully recovered £155,000 compensation for the family of a man who died from the asbestos related cancer, mesothelioma, after being exposed to it whilst carrying our his job as a glass blower making...

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