News

Here at Raleys Solicitors, we regularly produces a range of informative and educational material including press releases, opinion pieces and recent case history articles. Please find below a selection of our latest news.

Family "appalled and let down" after elderly man died following "at least 12 falls" in Sheffield hospital

Published on Wed 20th May 2015, Medical Negligence
The family of an 88-year-old man who died in Sheffield’s Northern General Hospital after what a coroner described as “a significant number” of falls whilst under hospital care, said they were shocked and appalled by the way he was treated. ... Read more »

Solicitor warns of dangers of using unregulated will-writers

Published on Tue 19th May 2015, Wills, Trust & Probate
People across the region are being urged to be wary of “unregulated” will-writing companies offering help with wills and other legal documents which could turn out to be inadequate - or in some cases completely useless. ... Read more »

"Shocked and disgusted" over "unforgivable mistakes" which led to mum’s death

Published on Wed 13th May 2015, Medical Negligence
The children of Eileen Reynolds have blasted Barnsley Hospital management for failing to address staff shortages and issues over levels of care, after a coroner described the “individual errors” and nursing “inadequacies" which contributed to their mother's death. ... Read more »

Crowds gather to pay respects on Workers’ Memorial Day

Published on Tue 28th April 2015, Work Related Disease
Barnsley residents united with families and victims of work-related accidents and illnesses today (28 April), at a special ceremony to mark Workers’ Memorial Day. The international day of mourning is used to pay respect to those people who have lost their lives as a result of their work, whilst also raising ... Read more »