Elizabeth Larner reached a settlement with a residential care home who failed to provide adequate care for a resident who, as a result of the lack of care, fell and suffered inoperable fractures. The care home resident – a lady from Devon, died as a result of a fall down a flight of stairs whilst residing at the care home.
Elizabeth Larner, head of the Clinical Negligence Team, has reached a settlement on behalf of the family of a gentleman who was admitted to hospital following a suicide attempt. Once his physical recovery was complete, he was discharged to a care home which (it was alleged) was not equipped to manage his ongoing mental health crisis.
A Devon teenager has been awarded ‘significant’ compensation after his dream to become an RAF pilot was shattered due to a hospital’s lack of proper treatment. The boy suffered a lifelong injury after the hospital failed to diagnose a fractured femoral head in his hip, resulting in septic arthritis.
Elizabeth Larner has reached a settlement of £107,500 on behalf of a lady in relation to her consultation with an Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP) who failed to identify necrotising fasciitis, a life-threatening bacterial infection (also known as the flesh-eating disease) which requires urgent hospital treatment as it carries a high rate of mortality.
A settlement has been reached by Elizabeth Larner, Head of the Clinical Negligence Team at Wollens, on behalf of a gentleman who approached an independent eye surgery clinic seeking laser treatment to his eyes in order to improve his vision.
Elizabeth Larner, Clinical Negligence Solicitor at Wollens, has reached a settlement on behalf of a lady who experienced facial injuries as a result of an incorrectly executed dental procedure.
Elizabeth Larner has reached a settlement of £110,000 on behalf of a gentleman in relation to a case arising from a hospital Trust’s failure to administer antibiotics during appendectomy/umbilical hernia repair surgery.