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Hernia mesh legal case for compensation

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Over the past few years, hernia mesh implants have been at the centre of growing controversy, with many patients telling of the painful and debilitating complications caused by the devices. The scandal is wide-reaching, as tens of thousands of people who have undergone hernia mesh surgery could be confronted with complications. We have been pursuing a hernia mesh legal case for many people over the last few years, and we want to remind those affected that they may still have a chance to claim compensation.

Surgical mesh is one of the most common treatments for hernias, with surgeons using the mesh to hold in displaced tissue. The use of hernia mesh has long been approved by the MHRA (Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency), but it has since been suggested that the clinical reviews of the product’s safety are lacking.

We believe it is vital to hold the responsible parties accountable for any harm they may have caused patients, and one way to do this is to bring medical negligence claims. If it is established that your doctor or a healthcare professional breached their duty of care through you being recommending hernia mesh as a treatment, you may be able to recover compensation for any harm caused.

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Pelvic mesh compensation claims

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In recent years, concerns about the safety of pelvic mesh implants have been raised after many women began coming forward to report the complications they had suffered. While many women have already come to us to make claims, we believe that there are still many more pelvic mesh compensation claims to be brought on the basis of medical negligence.

Used to treat pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence, the mesh implants had long been perceived as an essential form of treatment, but now guidelines have been adjusted to ensure they are only used in a minority of cases. Nevertheless, it is unforgivable that pelvic mesh implants were, and to some extent still are, regarded as safe, given that they have caused irreversible damage to the health and well-being of many patients.

We believe these injustices must be accounted for, which is why we encourage anyone who has suffered the effects of mesh implants to come forward for advice on their potential claim.

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Making a hernia mesh claim

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In recent years, concerns have been growing surrounding the use of hernia mesh. A worrying number of patients have experienced complications following the implantation of hernia mesh, such that they are suffering from pain and injuries that are often irreversible. However, what many patients may not know is that they may be eligible to make a hernia mesh claim to recover compensation for any harm done to them.

Although there has previously been a pause on the use of pelvic surgical mesh, and the treatment is used less widely than it has been in past, there has not yet been a similar kind of recall for hernia mesh in the UK. Yet, when the worst does occur, the impact on the patient can be devastating.

Our specialist medical negligence lawyers at The Injury Lawyers are here to help those  affected by hernia mesh claim compensation to recover damages for their difficulties.

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High chances of hernia mesh readmissions

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While hernia mesh is still widely regarded as a necessary medical treatment, a large number of patients have been subject to hernia mesh readmissions. Many have reported complications, including chronic pain, reduced mobility, organ perforation, and infections.

Indeed, with international guidelines suggesting that 1 in 10 patients will experience chronic pain following the treatment, it is unsurprising that there are many hernia mesh readmissions, in which patients require further reparative treatment or even a removal of the implant.

At The Injury Lawyers, we have been helping people with the ongoing controversy surrounding hernia mesh and vaginal mesh treatments for a long time. In our view, we find it incredibly concerning that the government and the NHS have yet to take more significant action regarding the use of mesh implants. While the treatments may be successful for many patients, this does not allay the suffering of those whose lives are turned upside down by the use of surgical mesh. We are here to support anyone who has experienced the adverse consequences of hernia mesh implants, as you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Medical product liability claims

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When it comes to medical product liability claims, we are proven experts.

As a specialist firm of injury lawyers with years of experience in representing victims for serious medical product cases, our experience is extensive. Because of this, we have been able to successfully streamline our claims process with the view to provide our clients with the best, smoothest and simplest service possible.

We know how damaging it can be to have faulty medical devices fitted, and the side-effects that can come with these kinds of problems can be significant. That is why we are here to help you get the justice that you deserve by representing you for your medical product liability claims on a No Win, No Fee basis.

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Surgical mesh compensation claims: act fast

Surgery compensation claims

We represent clients for surgical mesh compensation on a No Win, No Fee basis. If you have yet to start a claim, you should act fast to avoid missing out.

There are strict deadlines for starting a claim, and these can be easily missed in a case like this. As we offer No Win, No Fee legal representation, there really is no need to put off making a claim.

Here is how we may be able to help you today.

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Medical negligence compensation claim advice

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If you need to make a medical negligence compensation claim, we may be able to offer you specialist representation on a No Win, No Fee basis.

In this article, we can briefly outline when you could be entitled to claim and how you can prove a case, as well as why getting the right legal representation is incredibly important. You must always ensure to only ever instruct specialist medical negligence lawyers like us, as this can be critical to the success and the outcome of the claim.

You can also speak to our team for free, no-obligation advice about your options for justice today as well.

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Pelvic mesh inquiry shows patients have been failed

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Media coverage of the pelvic mesh inquiry results has led to a new wave of people contacting us for help and advice about No Win, No Fee compensation claims.

The brief of the findings is that there are patients who have been failed and badly let down, with their suffering and their pleas for help ignored. Victims of negligence should be entitled to compensation, and this is what we do as a way of getting some form of justice for victims of vaginal mesh issues.

Here’s our take on the inquiry and how we can help people today.

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Product liability compensation claims

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Product liability compensation claims is an area of law that we specialise in and work in quite a lot, and we can represent our clients for cases on a No Win, No Fee basis.

One of the reasons we’re often involved in these kinds of cases is because they’re commonly linked to large consumer actions. As a firm, we specialise in consumer actions and complex litigations, and a great deal of the large injury actions involve products; often, medical products.

This doesn’t mean that we don’t represent victims for singular incidents as well, because we do! Here’s some advice about how we may be able to help you with a product liability case.

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Hernia mesh compensation claims

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We’re representing a number of people for hernia mesh compensation claims, and we’re able to offer No Win, No Fee agreements for eligible clients.

Despite concerns being raised about hernia mesh specifically, as well as the continual issues surrounding the use of vaginal mesh, more patients are undergoing this procedure. What we have seen from our clients is the horrific problems and complications that can arise when the procedure is not successful, and the only justice that can be obtained is through a claim for personal injury compensation.

If you have suffered, or are suffering with, problems and complications arising from hernia mesh surgery, we may be able to help you.

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