Laurence Vick
Posted on 11 Feb 2013

Guardian report on latest cases involving failed heart surgery at Bristol Children's Hospital-wards 'overstretched and staff underskilled'

The allegations about care of babies and children in Bristol has echoes of the earlier scandal at Bristol in the 1990s. Sarah Boseley comments on the cardiac ward where staff were 'overstretched and underskilled'

Laurence Vick of Michelmores' Clinical Negligence Team provides a link to yesterday's Guardian online news item.

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Laurence Vick was lead solicitor to the families at the Bristol Royal Infirmary Public Inquiry resulting in the Kennedy Report published in 2001. He and his colleagues have significant experience of handling litigation concerning all aspects of paediatric and adult cardiac surgery and related treatment and diagnosis. 

If you or a member of your family have suffered adverse consequences from cardiac surgery or related treatment please contact Michelmores clinical negligence team for free confidential advice. Freephone 0800 0730 140.