Case Studies

  • Substantial award for psychiatric injury in the workplace.

    Kim Daniells of the CNCI team has successfully concluded a negotiated settlement to a claim on behalf of an individual who suffered severe psychiatric injury during the course of his employment.  The Claimant, who had many years’ unblemished...
  • Claim succeeds for spinal abscess paralysis.

        Richard Wood of the CNCI team has concluded a claim on behalf of the family of a man who developed a spinal abscess whilst an inpatient at hospital. The patient was displaying early signs of neurological compromise which were noted...
  • £1,000,000.00+ for road accident victim.

    The CNCI Team have recently successfully concluded a claim on behalf of a woman who suffered multiple serious injuries in a road traffic accident in France in 2010. The Claimant accepted damages in excess of £1 million following a negotiated...
  • Shopper receives award for fall injuries.

    A shopper who suffered a painful wrist injury when she slipped and fell in a Marks and Spencer store has received the sum of £5700 in settlement of her claim for damages.   The Claimant was visiting the Marks and Spencer store on...
  • £60,000 award follows ankle injury.

      An innocent bystander who was caught up in a workplace incident and suffered serious leg injuries has recovered the sum of £60,000.00 in settlement of his claim for damages. The Claimant was visiting a depot to return some equipment that had...
  • Award follows workplace explosion.

      A man who suffered life changing injuries in an explosion which happened during the course of his employment has recovered a significant award of compensation. The Claimant suffered an amputation of a lower limb as a result of injuries sustained in...
  • Significant award follows mesothelioma death.

      The widow of a man who was exposed to asbestos during the course of his working life has recovered a significant six figure sum by way of compensation.  The deceased had been exposed to asbestos throughout the course of his employment at the...
  • £500,000 CICA award.

      The maximum Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority award of £500,000.00 has been made for the benefit of a child who sustained very serious brain injuries shortly after birth. The child suffered cerebral palsy, severe spastic quadriplegia and...
  • £450,000 award follows hernia repair.

    A man who was left with significant and disabling groin pain following surgery for a hernia repair has been awarded £450,000.00 in full and final settlement of his claim for damages. The Claimant was referred by his GP for treatment following...
  • Head injury at work leads to £70,000 award.

      A woman who sustained head injuries in an accident at work has been awarded of almost £70,000.00 following a negotiated settlement to her claim. The Claimant was employed as a full time sales assistant suffered injuries when a ladder fell from...
  • Facial injuries in tripping accident.

      Richard Wood from the CNCI team has recently reached a negotiated settlement to a claim brought on behalf of a woman who suffered facial injuries following a tripping accident. The Claimant tripped and fell over an advertising wobble board situated...
  • £140,000 damages for farm worker.

    A farm worker has accepted the sum of £140,000.00 in settlement of his claim for damages arising from serious injuries sustained in an accident that occurred during the course of his employment. The Claimant was injured while moving large straw bales...
  • £70,000+ award for injured pedestrian.

      A man who suffered orthopaedic and psychiatric injuries as a result of a road traffic accident has been awarded damages in excess of £70,000.00 in settlement of his claim. The Claimant sustained a fracture of the distal shaft of his left femur...
  • Compensation follows hospital fall death.

    Helen Caulfield from the CNCI team has recently completed successful negotiations in a claim brought on behalf of the family of a man who died following a fall in hospital. The deceased had been admitted to hospital for treatment for a chest...
  • Compensation for catheter damage.

    A CNCI client has been awarded £12,500 compensation after a registrar pierced her catheter with a suture. Our client suffered with IGA nephropathy, a condition that stems from damaged kidneys. Treatment involves a procedure known as peritoneal...
  • Award for bowel damage during surgery.

    A  man  with severe learning difficulties has been left with permanent injuries after his bowel was incorrectly closed during surgery. Rachel Griffiths, senior solicitor in the CNCI clinical negligence team was able to secure £35,000 in...
  • Compensation award following fatal fall.

    Kim Daniells of the CNCI Team has concluded negotiations which have resulted in an award of damages being made to the parents of a young man who died following a fall in a Public House.   A Civil claim for damages was brought after criminal...
  • £1.1 million plus PPOs for brain injury.

      Kim Daniells of the CNCI team has recently recovered a very significant settlement on behalf of an individual who suffered devastating brain injuries following a brain haemorrhage. The claimant, who was represented by Litigation Friend, was...
  • £70,000 award for head and facial injuries.

      A man who suffered serious head and shoulder injuries when he was trapped by a metal beam during the construction of a feed store at a farm in the North of England has been awarded £70,000.00 in compensation after a negotiated...
  • Award for birth injury to mother.

    The CNCI team have recovered compensation for a young mother after complications during the birth of her son led to a difficult forceps delivery.   The Claimant’s son was born at York Hospital after a lengthy labour.  During...