Legal action following a failure of the NHS Trust to properly treat and advise the Claimant pre and post-surgery. The result being that the routine cataract treatment has been unsuccessful and the Claimant is now registered blind.
£330k – Negotiated, without Trial.
The Claimant was impacted in that she was no longer able to carry on her self-employed business and is totally reliant on her husband for care indoors and whenever she leaves the house. She cannot go out alone.
She has additionally suffered psychologically, with attempts made at suicide.
The Claimant will require ongoing treatment for life to alleviate her symptoms.