Boy who caught meningitis as a newborn to receive a seven figure sum
Delay in giving treatment to new born with meningitis causes cerebral palsy
Cause of baby deaths review ordered at Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust
Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust has been forced to pay out millions of pounds in compensation after a string of maternity errors led to babies being born with brain injuries. The health secretary has ordered an urgent review into the death of more than five babies.
Girl Left Severely Disabled From Birth Blunders
NHS pay Lump sum of £2m and £600,000 per year to a five-year-old girl who has disabilities from birth mistakes.
Hundreds Of Baby Deaths Caused By Maternity Ward Blunders
A review by the Royal College of Obstetricians (RCOG) published in June 2017 identifies sub-standard care is the cause of between 500 and 800 baby deaths each year.
Record Damages for Cerebral Palsy Victim
Record £8m damages paid to baby with Cerebral Palsy caused by midwifery blunders
What is Cerebral Palsy
CP is a neurological condition which can be caused by birth injuries and clinical negligence.