Hearing Conducted for Cancer Missed Diagnosis

Dublin’s High Court have heard the details of a claim made by a woman who underwent unnecessary surgery after doctors failed to diagnose her with breast cancer. Eileen Fennessy, a sixty-nine year-old retiree – made the claim for medical negligence compensation after the National Breast Screening Programme, “Breast Check”, failed to see potential symptoms of […]

Young Boy Compensated for Birth Injuries

An interim settlement of compensation has been approved by a High Court judge for a ten year-old boy who sustained severe injuries at his birth. On the 30th September 2004, Luke Beirne was born at the Midlands Regional Hospital. However, Luke – who was delivered eleven days after his due date – was deprived of […]