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GPs can expect to be sued four times during a 40 year career, though very few are likely to be found negligent, the Medical Defence Union (MDU) revealed today as it called for a solution to the compensation crisis
This animation from the Medical Defence Union (MDU) calls for legal reform to bring fairer compensation for medical claims.
The MDU has made a short animation to highlight unsustainable rises in compensation claims in medical negligence cases, which are increasing way ahead of society’s ability to pay.
Some claimant’s lawyers are still recovering legal costs that are more than double the compensation their clients receive in clinical negligence cases