Hospital Infection Claims

Our medical negligence claims team specialise in hospital infection claims. We have won many cases for clients who have contracted superbugs whilst in hospital. We have recovered compensation for victims of MRSA, C diff (Clostridium difficile) and other superbugs and hospital acquired infections.


Call Freephone 0800 358 3848

If you think you, or a member of your family has suffered because of an avoidable hospital infection, our specialist team of solicitors can help you recover the compensation you and your family deserve, Call us today or start your claim online and we will call you back.


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Hospital acquired infections - Superbugs

Hospital infections such as MRSA and Clostridium Difficile have recently been given a lot of media attention. While these infections exist in the wider community, they are particularly dangerous in a hospital environment because of the presence of open wounds and the vulnerability of many hospital patients to infections.

Hospital infections claims for superbugs (like MRSA and C diff) arise in a number of ways:

  • Delays in recognising and treating infection
  • Inappropriate treatment
  • Proceeding with elective operations when an infection is present

We are receiving more and more calls from clients who ask us to investigate claims relating to hospital acquired infections, rather than the original surgery or treatment which they initially attended hospital for. There is a very wide category of infections that can be acquired in hospital, which can have serious and profound effects on patients.

We may be able to assist you in making a claim for acquiring such infections and the knock on effects which they have on your prolonged recovery period, perhaps the need for further surgery or loss of earnings. We have extensive experience in successfully pursuing such cases on behalf of our clients.


Contact us

If you believe you have a legal claim relating to Hospital Infection, for further information or if you believe you have suffered as a result of Medical Negligence, please contact us.

All enquiries are completely free of charge and we will investigate all funding options for you including legal aid and no win, no fee.

  1. You can speak to any member of our Medical Negligence team on freephone 0800 358 3848

  2. e-Mail us at personalinjury@fieldfisher.com or,

  3. Complete our short enquiry form.


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