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#Negligence

From TheJournal.ie Cardiff City F.C.considering legal action against Nantes over Sala 'negligence' Emiliano Sala

Cardiff City F.C.considering legal action against Nantes over Sala 'negligence'

Emiliano Sala died in a plane crash on 21 January before playing a game for the Welsh side.

From TheJournal.ie Family receive €12,500 settlement after 'medical debris' left in infant's throat following surgery Negligence

Family receive €12,500 settlement after 'medical debris' left in infant's throat following surgery

The child’s mother said she brought the case to ensure something like this does not happen to anyone else.

From TheJournal.ie 'Horrifying, shameful, unforgivable': UK families call for criminal charges over hospital deaths Inquiry

'Horrifying, shameful, unforgivable': UK families call for criminal charges over hospital deaths

An independent inquiry looked into deaths at Gosport War Memorial Hospital.

From TheJournal.ie Cyclist who collided with passenger at bus stop awarded €15,000 in damages Courts

Cyclist who collided with passenger at bus stop awarded €15,000 in damages

The woman claimed the cycle lane should have had a clear sign for cyclists to yield at the bus stop.

From TheJournal.ie Two men arrested in England after teenage girl 'dies from eating takeaway' Negligence

Two men arrested in England after teenage girl 'dies from eating takeaway'

Megan Lee had eaten food from an Indian takeaway before suffering an apparent allergic reaction.

From TheJournal.ie Pope approves new measures to fire bishops who mishandled child sexual abuse cases Negligence

Pope approves new measures to fire bishops who mishandled child sexual abuse cases

Francis said a bishop can be removed if his actions or omissions cause “grave harm,” either physical, moral, spiritual or financial, to individuals or communities.

From TheJournal.ie Hospital apologises after man settles case against HSE and doctor who delivered him for €4.1 million Courts

Hospital apologises after man settles case against HSE and doctor who delivered him for €4.1 million

Cerebral palsy sufferer Andrew Whelan took a legal action through his mother against the gynaecologist who delivered Andrew 22 years ago.

From TheJournal.ie Toddler scarred for life following fall in creche awarded €55,000 in damages Navan

Toddler scarred for life following fall in creche awarded €55,000 in damages

Ruth Reilly (2) fell and struck her head against a wall at Giraffe Childcare in Navan, Co Meath, after being left unattended.

From The42 Ex-Tottenham player who suffered brain damage could be awarded €9m Negligence

Ex-Tottenham player who suffered brain damage could be awarded €9m

Radwan Hamed won a high court case against the Premier League club yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie 10,000 Irish women could be victims of faulty PIP implants: lawyers Pip Scandal

10,000 Irish women could be victims of faulty PIP implants: lawyers

Potential €150 million lawsuit against PIP certifier on behalf of local patients even if implants haven’t ruptured.

From TheJournal.ie 77 per cent of company data breaches are caused by employees Data Protection

77 per cent of company data breaches are caused by employees

The survey found that almost a quarter of Irish companies have experienced multiple data breaches over the past twelve months.

From TheJournal.ie 'No-fault' compensation advisory group disbanded Negligence

'No-fault' compensation advisory group disbanded

“No plans to re-establish” the group, says Department of Health, but it is due to make recommendations for legal reforms to help people who suffer “catastrophic” injury due to medical negligence.

From TheJournal.ie New system may see end of lump sum court awards Courts

New system may see end of lump sum court awards

Ministers have approved the creation of new court rules to avoid large lump sums for damages for people injured by others.

From The42 Family of World Cup skier label finishing line 'death trap' after tragic accident Ski Tragedy This post contains videos

Family of World Cup skier label finishing line 'death trap' after tragic accident

Nik Zoricic died on March 10 this year after a crash-landing in the closing stages of a race. His relatives have called for an independent inquiry.

From TheJournal.ie Family of alcohol poisoning victim to take civil case against hotel Alcohol

Family of alcohol poisoning victim to take civil case against hotel

The family of Graham Parish, over whose death two barmen were acquitted yesterday, will pursue civil action against Hayes’ Hotel.

From TheJournal.ie Government approves preparation of "corporate manslaughter" bill New Bill

Government approves preparation of "corporate manslaughter" bill

Bill paves the way for the introduction of criminal liability over workplace deaths and deaths arising from faulty products and services.