Category: Wrongful Death

Family of Deceased Infant Rory Brennan Awarded €35k Wrongful Death Compensation

The passing of a baby boy who was only hours old was due to medical negligences according to a hearing at the High Court taken against the Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital this week. €35,000 in wrongful death compensation

Posted in Childbirth Negligence in Ireland, Wrongful Death

Mother of Eight Died after Discharging Herself from Overcrowded Hospital

The Coroner’s Court was informed in Dublin today that a 67-year-old mother of eight died just four days after she discharged herself from the Mater Hospital as she was unable to cope with the overcrowded condition. Cancer patient Elizabeth Leavy

Posted in Hospital Negligence in Ireland, Wrongful Death

€750k Medical Negligence Award for Family of Woman who Died Hours after Visiting Local Doctor

A medical malpractice High Court compensation award settlement of €750,000 has been approved for the family of a 42-year old mother of three who passed away following a heart attack which occurred soon after attending with her local GP due

Posted in Doctor Negligence in Ireland, Hospital Negligence in Ireland, Medical Negligence in Ireland, Nursing Negligence in Ireland, Wrongful Death

Parents Compensated for Death of Newborn

A couple have received a five-figure settlement of compensation for the wrongful death of their baby son. On the 20th November 2012, Fiona Watters was admitted to the Cavan General Hospital in anticipation of the birth of her first baby.

Posted in Childbirth Negligence in Ireland, Wrongful Death