Moosa Duke Solicitors Secure £3million compensation

Posted By admin - 5th August 2014

Moosa Duke Solicitors have in the last 2 weeks secured compensation of £3 million for a mother in a wrongful birth claim where a baby was born with a serious medical condition. The law on wrongful birth claims is very complex, and therefore Moosa Duke solicitors are very pleased with […]

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Moosa-Duke Solicitors Trek Kilimanjaro – Watch The Video Here!

Posted By admin - 12th December 2018

On 19th October 2018, Mehmooda Duke, the Managing Director of Moosa-Duke Solicitors, reached the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro to raise money for Healing Little Hearts.  Watch the video of this gruelling trek below: If you wish to donate, please click the link below:

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Unsafe Medical Implants Given to Patients

Posted By admin - 3rd December 2018

As recently reported by the BBC, patients have been fitted with unsafe medical implants which have not been appropriately tested. These implants include; rods to correct spines, artificial knees and hips, and heart pacemakers. An investigation found that these implants were unsafe because they had failed tests in baboons or […]

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NHS Cervical Cancer Screening Failure

Posted By admin - 28th November 2018

As recently reported by the BBC,  a failure by the NHS has resulted in  around 40,000 women in England not receiving letters regarding cervical cancer smear tests, including invitation and reminder letters, and abnormal test results. These errors occurred between January and June 2018 by Capita, the company responsible for […]

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Government-funded report criticises NHS maternity care.

Posted By admin - 23rd November 2018

The government funded a report by the Each Baby Counts project to analyse cases of stillbirth, neonatal death and babies born with brain damage in NHS maternity units.  Each Baby Counts is the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists’ national quality improvement programme, which was created to reduce the number […]

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Patients facing long waits for key NHS tests

Posted By admin - 12th November 2018

The BBC has reported an increase in patients who are facing long waiting lists for tests such as scans and biopsies. A BBC investigation revealed that long waits experienced by patients are as a result of staff shortages in hospitals across the UK, particularly radiographers. According to The Society of […]

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Moosa-Duke Solicitors retain Chambers Band 1 Ranking

Posted By admin - 6th November 2018

We are delighted to announce that the firm and two of its senior solicitors have retained their “Band One” ranking, the highest ranking available, in the 2019 edition of the Chambers and Partners directory. Chambers and Partners is the UK’s leading directory for legal services and is a ‘guide to […]

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Mehmooda, Asif and Imaan summit Mount Kilimanjaro for Healing Little Hearts

Posted By admin - 30th October 2018

Blog by Mehmooda Duke, CEO of Moosa-Duke Solicitors   Mehmooda Duke, Imaan Duke and Asif Moosa all from Moosa- Duke Solicitors reached the Summit of Kilimanjaro on 19th October 2018. Imaan is my daughter and Asif is my Brother. I am an ambassador for Healing Little Hearts and did the […]

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Landmark Supreme Court ruling finds hospital negligent following ‘misleading’ waiting time advice

Posted By admin - 30th October 2018

In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court recently ruled that a hospital trust was negligent due to the ‘incomplete and misleading’ information a receptionist provided about waiting times in an A&E Department. In 2010, Michael Darnley sought medical care at Mayday Hospital in Croydon after being struck over the back […]

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Use of Vaginal Mesh to be Avoided Where Possible

Posted By admin - 10th October 2018

As recently reported in the BBC, new draft guidelines for the NHS are advising that women who need treatment for urinary incontinence should only be offered mesh surgery as a last resort. The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and the British Society of Urogynaecology have confirmed their support of […]

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Investigation into the Shrewsbury Maternity Unit widens as more families come forward

Posted By admin - 5th October 2018

The Telegraph has reported that an independent review into maternity care provided by the Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust (“the Trust”), has increased into looking at over 100 cases. In 2017, the former Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, ordered an independent inquiry led by Ms Donna Ockenden, a Senior Midwife. At […]

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