State Claims Agency Criticised after Settlement for Severe Birth Injury Claim

The mother of a brain damaged girl has criticised the State Claims Agency for delaying the settlement of her daughter´s claim for severe birth injuries. Alex Butler (10) from Dunmore East, County Waterford, was born at the Waterford Regional Hospital in April 2005,...

Delayed Delivery Compensation Settlement Approved in Court

A final delayed delivery compensation settlement has been approved in the High Court in favour of a sixteen-year-old girl who suffers from cerebral palsy. Mary Malee was born at the Mayo General Hospital on 11th October 1999 after becoming distressed in the womb. Due...

Interim Settlement of a Cerebral Palsy Claim Approved

An interim settlement of a cerebral palsy claim against the Kerry General Hospital has been approved in court in favour of a three–year-old girl. Skye Worthington was born at the Kerry General Hospital on April 22nd 2011 after her mother – Colleen –...

Interim Obstetrician Negligence Compensation Payment Approved

A High Court judge has approved a further interim payment of obstetrician negligence compensation in favour of an eight-year-old boy who suffers from cerebral palsy. Luke Miggin of Athboy, County Meath, suffered brain damage prior his birth on 26th February 2006 at...

Interim Payment of Compensation for Cerebral Palsy Approved

A High Court judge has approved an interim payment of cerebral palsy compensation for a 12 year old girl who sustained birth injuries due to the negligence of an obstetric consultant. Roisin Conroy was born at the Midland Regional Hospital in Portloaise on 14th...