Medical Negligence Claims

MIBI 80% liable for injuries sustained by paramedic

A paramedic issued legal proceedings against the HSE and the Motor Insurance Bureau of Ireland (MIBI) when she was injured when the ambulance she was working on swerved suddenly to avoid a car that came against a red light while the crew was taking a heart attack victim to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in […]

Boy settles case for injuries sustained during birth

A seven year old boy who was catastrophically injured during his birth at Cavan General Hospital has settled his High Court action for an interim payment of €2.1 million. Through his mother, Patrick, who is confined to a wheelchair and has no means of communicating, sued the HSE as a result of the circumstances of […]

Boy awarded €3.7m after treatment from Wexford Hospital

Matthew McGrath settled his High Court action against the HSE when he was left paralysed due to the mismanagement of his meningitis at Wexford General Hospital. Matthew, through his mother, sued the HSE for personal injury, loss and damage caused by the negligence and breach of duty at the hospital. The Court heard how Matthew […]

Young girl receives nearly €4 million in a settlement for failure to treat

Through her mother, eight year old Caoimhe Flood, who has cerebral palsy and is severely brain damaged, took an action against the Retunda Hospital over the management of her birth in 2006. It was claimed that Caoimhe’s mother Marlis Flood attended the hospital in February 2006 and tests were carried out due to the her […]

Four year old boy who suffers injuries at birth receives settlement of €2million

A four year old boy who suffered brain injuries during his birth at Waterford Regional Hospital has settled his action and was awarded over €2 million in interim payments for the next five years. Through his mother, Kevin Dunphy-English sued the HSE for injuries he allegedly sustained during his birth at the Waterford Regional Hospital […]

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