Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA) is the UK charity for patient safety & justice
We provide free independent advice and support to people affected by medical accidents (lapses in patient safety) through our specialist helpline, written casework and inquest support services. We can refer to our accredited clinical negligence solicitors if appropriate. We also work in partnership with health professionals, the NHS, government departments, lawyers and, most of all, patients to improve patient safety and justice.About us
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AvMA is concerned that the Government intends to plough ahead with crude plans to introduce fixed recoverable costs in clinical negligence at the expense of access to justice and patient...
15 Feb 2018 Read full story
Victims of NHS negligence should not lose out because of under investment in patient safety and the NHS
AvMA is shocked and disappointed by calls for people whose lives have been ruined by NHS negligence to be denied the compensation they need and deserve, in order to ease...
2 Feb 2018 Read full story
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