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Shrewsbury Maternity Scandal

Posted on May 6th 2022

A shocking recent report has found catastrophic failings at the Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Hospitals Trust which has contributed to the death of hundreds of babies and mothers over the last 20 years. The investigation began due to a cluster of 23 families’ cases causing...

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Meet the Team: Kathryn Bull

Posted on September 3rd 2021

Our ‘Meet the Team’ articles aim to let you learn more about our staff, who are the foundations of Oliver & Co and our excellent client feedback and reviews. Kathryn Bull is a Senior Personal Injury Litigation Executive with a wealth of experience. She pursues...

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Meet the Team: Angela Cross

Posted on March 19th 2021

Our ‘Meet the Team’ articles aim to let you learn more about our staff, who are the foundations of Oliver & Co and our excellent client feedback and reviews. Angela Cross is a valued member of our Personal Injury Department. She prides herself on obtaining...

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The Quest for Records

Posted on February 19th 2021

Accessing your medical records is your legal right – but what happens to records after a patient has died? After a patient’s death, their hospital records are usually stored by hospitals themselves, whereas their GP records are usually transferred to Primary Care Support England (PCSE)...

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Road Traffic Accident: Case Summary

Posted on December 1st 2020

Oliver & Co Solicitors have recently won a claim at trial for our client who was involved in a road traffic accident. What happened? Oliver and Co Solicitors were instructed by our client, who was involved in a road traffic accident with the Defendant on...

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World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

Posted on November 5th 2020

Almost 4,000 people are killed on roads throughout the world every day. In addition to this, many hundreds of thousands are injured through road traffic collisions throughout the world every day. In 2019, it was reported that there were 25,945 serious injuries as a result...

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Recovering Private Treatment Costs in Asbestos Disease Claims

Posted on September 21st 2020

Here at Oliver & Co, our dedicated Industrial Disease team are highly specialised in asbestos-related disease claims, including claims for mesothelioma, a sadly incurable asbestos-related cancer. What is mesothelioma? Mesothelioma is a cancerous tumour which is, in most known cases, caused by inhaling asbestos fibres....

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Lockdown Settlements

Posted on July 16th 2020

Here at Oliver & Co, in line with government advice, our teams have been keeping safe over the last few months by working remotely from home where possible. We pride ourselves on great customer service and have been thrilled that clients continue to be highly...

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Client wins £6,900 in compensation after an accident at work

Posted on September 26th 2019

We recently secured a settlement for our client, a 39 year old man after he was injured during an accident at work. He was working for a steel company when as part of his job, he was picking up a piece of heavy metal casting...

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Bereavement Damages – A Welcome Addition to the Category of Possible Claimants

Posted on August 27th 2019

The Government is set to amend Section 1 of the Fatal Accidents Act 1976 to allow an award of bereavement damages to be available to a person who has cohabited with the deceased for a period of at least 2 years immediately prior to the...

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