Medical Negligence

Mother recovers significant compensation for instrumental vaginal delivery injuries

Mother recovers significant compensation for instrumental vaginal delivery injuries Yevgeni Shkuratov and Clare Decena of Longton Compensation Lawyers recover compensation for a young mother in only 10 months from the time of commencement of court proceedings for injuries she sustained because of an instrumental vaginal delivery in a New South Wales Hospital. A small proportion […]

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Young woman recovers more than $100,000 for botched breast augmentation surgery

Young woman recovers more than $100,000 for botched breast augmentation surgery It only took Longton Legal/Longton Compensation 10 month from the time of commencement of proceedings in the District Court of New South Wales to recover compensation for a young NSW woman following a botched breast augmentation surgery. Breast augmentation surgery or, as usually referred

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From Misdiagnosis to Justice: Longton Legal Champions Central Coast Woman in Landmark Medical Negligence Case

From Misdiagnosis to Justice: Longton Legal Champions Central Coast Woman in Landmark Medical Negligence Case It only took Yevgeni Shkuratov and Clare Decena, of Longton Legal, 10 months from the time of receipt of instructions and 9 months from the time of commencement of proceedings to recover more than $225,000.00 in a medical negligence claim

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Another successful medical negligence claim for a couple

In only 12 months Longton Legal and Longton Compensation Lawyers secured a combined settlement for a Centra Coast man and his wife of hundreds of thousands because of surgical medical negligence dating back to 2016 after his claim was rejected by 2 of Sydney’s leading personal injury firms for not being viable. Wayne’s and Matilda’s

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Medical Negligence Claims and Forceps Delivery in Victoria: What You Need to Know

Childbirth is one of the most significant and joyous events in a person’s life. Unfortunately, sometimes things don’t go as planned during labour and delivery, and medical intervention is required. One common form of medical intervention is a forceps delivery, which involves using a special tool to help guide the baby out of the birth

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Case Study-How We Helped Robert and His Family out from Medical Negligence

Millions of Australians place great trust in our doctors, hospitals and healthcare providers in the hope of receiving the best healthcare possible. In the end, your health or the health of your loved one is probably the most important thing in the world. However, even the most skilled doctors and medical professionals make mistakes and

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Medical Expenses & Reasonably Necessary Test in WC Claim

In Section 60 of the Worker Compensation Act 1986 (NSW) (the 1987 Act) an injured worker can claim work-related medical or hospital treatment and rehabilitation if they are reasonably necessary.  The 1987 Act does not define reasonably necessary treatment. However in the case of Diab v NRMA Ltd [2014] NSWWCCPD 72 (Diab), Roche DP has

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