Personal Injury and Medical Negligence Compensation Law
If you are seeking compensation for injuries relating to medical treatment it is not necessary to leave the area for the best legal representation – we are highly experienced and confidential and have access to the most experienced legal and medical experts in the field to assist with your claim.
To be successful in a claim for compensatory damages in a medical negligence case you need a highly experienced lawyer to identify the issues and assist you in establishing the elements needed to prove negligence.
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We have vast experience in Medical Negligence law and can assist by guiding you through what is already a highly stressful and emotional time in your life.
Medical malpractice or a Medical Negligence claim in New South Wales is a claim for compensation arising out of an injury suffered because of negligenttreatment provided by a health care practitioner, in most circumstances, by a Doctor or Nurse or hospital.
Most of the time in this country we are fortunate enough to be cared for by our doctors and health care providers in the most professional and highly skilled manner possible. Sometimes however this does not occur, and the consequences can be devasting and permanently life changing.
Medical professionals may include GPs, Specialists, Surgeons, Nurses & Hospital Staff, Physiotherapists and Chiropractors.
The most important part of pursuing a successful medical negligence case is obtaining strong evidence to support the claim, in the form of medical reports from appropriately qualified medical experts. Without evidence to support your claim you cannot be successful, and to obtain the best evidence, you need competent and experienced lawyer to handle your matter properly from the outset.
Time is of the essence and strict limitations are in place for pursuing a claim so get informed early on to avoid problems arising down the track.
To succeed in an action for negligence it is necessary to show that an act of negligence caused the damagein question.
Asbestos Compensation - Dust Diseases
If you have been exposed to asbestos and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, asbestosis, lung cancer, pleural plaques or another asbestos-related disease, you may be able to claim compensation.
To make a claim for compensation, it is necessary to prove that your condition is due to exposure to asbestos. The way to do is to obtain a report from your treating doctor and specially qualified independent expert in asbestos-related disease.
You need alawyer to assist you in obtaining the proper reports and to guide you through the process.
Having a local solicitor handle your matter can take some of the impersonal and impractical difficulties away and provide some comfort to you during what is already a very difficult time in your life.
Call Louisa Hennessy on 63 245441 for an obligation free consultation to discuss the options available to you, and to advise on the best way forward in your case.