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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The Medical Protection Society (MPS) Survey of GPs, reported on in The Times, may be used to attempt to deny justice to patients harmed by negligent medical treatment, AvMA warns.
21 Dec 2017 Read full story
Patients and lawyers unite to offer ministers better solutions to clinical negligence legal costs than controversial plans to impose 'fixed costs'
Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA), the Law Society and the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers have jointly agreed suggested terms of reference for a working party to reduce legal costs in clinical negligence...
1 Dec 2017 Read full story
RT @cyreneaboy: Brilliant @AvMAuk LSG update! Very informative #orthopaedic presentation by @bobsharp and helpful guidance from MCP from @S…
RT @InsightCNT: On behalf of my Clients..priority is how to function after #clinicalnegligence. They 'shout out' for learning to occur so n…