Raley's News

Asbestos still a continuing threat

22nd August 2014
Around 4500 people die every year as a result of breathing asbestos fibres. Read more »

Glass injury not assessed and treated correctly

22nd August 2014
Raleys acted for a Nottingham man in his claim against Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust. The man, aged 17 at the time, injured his hand on glass. Read more »

Railway worker injured in fall

13th August 2014
Raleys recently settled a claim on behalf of a railway worker who tripped and fell at a rail depot. Read more »

Barnsley Support Group for people with lung conditions

13th August 2014
A Barnsley support group for people coping with lung conditions and their families and carers is held every third Thursday of the month. Read more »

Back injury at vehicle recovery depot

10th August 2014
Raleys have recently recovered damages on behalf of a client who suffered a back injury at work. Read more »

Death caused by lack of medication monitoring

28th July 2014
Raleys represented the family of a local man, whose death was caused by the very drug meant to help him. Read more »

Barnsley Solicitors issue warning about Will Writers

14th July 2014
A Barnsley solicitors’ firm is urging people to be careful about who they instruct to write their will after a woman was quoted more than five times too much. Read more »

A&E mistake causes permanent nerve damage

14th July 2014
Raleys acted for a Barnsley man who was injured in an assault. Read more »

GP medication error for fibromyalgia patient

7th July 2014
Raleys represented a Monk Bretton man in a claim against his GP. Read more »

The right to request flexible working – changes to the law

30th June 2014
In order to continue promoting equality in the workplace, the government is extending the right to request flexible working to all employees with 26 weeks’ continuous service. This is a change from the current system where only those with qualifying caring responsibilities can make a request. Read more »

Wrongly prescribed Amoxycillin causes allergic relation

30th June 2014
Raleys recently acted for a Barnsley man who was negligently prescribed amoxicillin. Read more »

Internal bleeding caused during operation

23rd June 2014
The grieving family of a Rotherham lady who died after a 6 week admission to Rotherham General Hospital are desperate for answers to many questions arising from her sad death. Read more »

Dentist removes wrong tooth

16th June 2014
Raleys represented a Doncaster woman in her claim for negligence against her dentist. Read more »

World Cup 2014 – is your business ready for kick off?

11th June 2014
We are advising employers to take a fair and balanced approach when dealing with staff who may be distracted by the World Cup. Read more »

Contraceptive coil accidentally left in place - for over 20 years

9th June 2014
Raleys act for a Barnsley woman who was accidentally left with a coil in place for over 20 years. Read more »

Woman wrongly diagnosed with cancer receives compensation

9th June 2014
Raleys represented a West Yorkshire woman wrongly diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Read more »

Barnsley man awarded compensation after doctors missed severed tendon

2nd June 2014
Raleys acted for a Wath-Upon-Dearne man who sliced open his thumb with a Stanley Knife whilst helping a friend with some DIY. Read more »

Dentist misses mouth cancer for four years

26th May 2014
A Barnsley man instructed Raleys to investigate whether there had been a delay in diagnosing his mouth cancer. Read more »

Trust pays compensation after a man fractured his femur whilst in hospital

19th May 2014
Raleys have recovered compensation for the family of a Barnsley man who fractured his femur whilst an inpatient at Barnsley Hospital. Read more »

Compensation achieved for five year old's tonsil surgery complications

12th May 2014
Raleys represented the mother of a Barnsley girl (age 5) who underwent surgery to remove her tonsils at Barnsley Hospital. Read more »