Compensation for blood transfusion errors

Blood is one of the most important elements of the human body and ensuring that it’s in good condition is important to allow many areas of our body to function in the way that they should. In some situations blood can be lost and this is particularly evident during injuries and accidents which are quite serious and in this situation you may need a blood transfusion.

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Blood transfusions are incredibly complicated procedures and they are also procedures that need to be undertaken with a great deal of care to ensure success. If you have been the victim of a failed blood transfusion then you could be left with fairly serious injuries as a result and in this case you might look to make a compensation claim. 

Who might be responsible for these blood transfusion errors?

Undertaking blood transfusions with the greatest care is very much the responsibility of your healthcare professional and if they have failed to do this then you could be eligible to make a claim directly against them to recoup any financial damages that you have sustained. Blood transfusion errors have the potential to be incredibly serious and in some situations could even be fatal so it’s important that if errors are made here you do consider making a compensation claim.

What are some situations where I may consider making a claim?

There are a number of different situations which could lead to you considering a compensation claim of this nature. Some popular examples of this include:

  • Errors made during surgery
  • Accidents which lead to the need for a blood transfusion such as a car crash
  • Poor hygiene during surgery
  • Claims for fatal errors
  • Claims for the use of incorrect equipment.

Are Manners Pimblett able to work with me on my claim?

The team at Manners Pimblett are fully trained industry experts and they can help you with your personal injury claim, every step of the way. Our team will work with you to ensure that you receive the compensation you are entitled to.

If you are interested in working with Manners Pimblett on your compensation claim then get your claim started today on 0845 077 0772. 

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