Orpen Franks Solicitors
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Medical Negligence News

Orpen Franks Solicitors

28 & 30 Burlington Road

Dublin 4


Telephone:+353 1 637 6200

Facsimile:+353 1 637 6262



Read the article appearing in the Sunday Business Post on 22nd November 2015: Coombe Hospital admits mistakes after newborn tragedy BY SUSAN MITCHELL ON NOVEMBER 22, 2015 Heartbroken parents not told why infant son died Dublin’s Coombe Hospital, which is charged with overseeing maternity care at…

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The implications of medical misdiagnosis are often devastating, not only for the patient but also for their family. This is especially so with regard to Cancer and in particular with Colon Cancer or Colorectal Cancer which is another name for Bowel Cancer. Colorectal Cancer was…

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The recent High Court decision of Mr Justice Barr in the case of Purcell v Long [2015] IEHC 385 has dramatically raised the bar in relation to the monetary value for Nervous Shock in this jurisdiction. Previously damages in this respect ranged between €50,000 and…

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