June

10.06.2014

MSP Calls for Independent Review of NHS Lanarkshire

An MSP has said an independent review of NHS Lanarkshire needs to be carried out, after figures revealed it has spent £31 million on negligence claims since 2006.

10.06.2014

Hospital Apologises after 4-Year-Old Boy Dies

A hospital has apologised to the family of a four-year-old boy who died as a result of mistakes made when he was being treated for viral gastroenteritis.

09.06.2014

Council Fined after Elderly Woman Hurt in Fall Accident

A local authority has been ordered to pay a £20,000 fine after an elderly woman fell through an uncovered access hole in her council home.

06.06.2014

Baby Died as a Result of Medical Mistakes by NHS

An NHS Foundation Trust has paid five-figure medical negligence compensation to the family of a baby who died as a result of a series of medical mistakes.

05.06.2014

Council Defends Pothole Accident Compensation Figures

A council has said data showing it has paid out more than £393,000 in pothole-related accident compensation claims since 2009 shows the situation is improving.