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Medical Negligence Before, During or After Birth

When suitable levels of carefulness, consideration and good judgment have not been met by medical professionals, injuries, death and the worsening of existing medical conditions can transpire as the direct result of medical negligence. Medical negligence before, during or after childbirth can result in death or lifelong consequences for an infant which include brain-damage, blindness… Continue Reading

Common Types of Medical Malpractice

What is Medical Malpractice? Medical malpractice is when a healthcare professional is negligent while administering care to a patient, and this results in injury or even death. We put so much faith in those who are sworn to medically treat us that the thought of those people hurting us is often unimaginable. Unfortunately, medical malpractice… Continue Reading

Common Birth Injuries

  We may not like to think about the possibility of our children being born with defects, but it can be a harsh truth. What is worse, sometimes these defects are the direct result of medical negligence. Below we discuss some common birth injuries. Cephalohematoma Cephalohematoma is an area of bleeding underneath one of the… Continue Reading

Personal Injury Claims

Personal Injury Claims

When you launch a person injury claim, you are going to need to acquire all of the necessary evidence and documentation, as well as consulting with legal experts. You may need to hire a lawyer, it all depends on the size and nature of your claim. Below are some of the necessary processes and documents… Continue Reading

Work-Related Personal Injury Claims

Work-Related Personal Injury Claims

Every day we face the risk of getting hurt, whether we are at our jobs, at home or in the shops. The risk is ever present and sometimes the possibility of injury is our own fault, and other times the fault lies with another party. No matter what occupation we hold, there is the possibility… Continue Reading

Common Examples of Medical Negligence

Common Examples of Medical Negligence

Medical negligence is a concern for many people all over South Africa, and in all cases where it occurs, the victim has the right to be compensated for their losses or difficulties. Claims don’t always happen however, and this can be attributed to a lack of understanding of what actually constitutes as medical negligence, leaving… Continue Reading

The Importance of Proving Your Case

The Importance of Proving Your Case

We live in a world of “innocent until proven guilty”, this quality of our legal system is to ensure that everyone is treated equally and that they are all given a fair chance in ensuring that the trust comes out and that justice prevails. Of course all solid and worthwhile cases are done with evidence… Continue Reading

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