Cosmetic Surgery Guidelines

The General Medical Council have released new guidance to better protect people who are undergoing cosmetic surgery and further regulate surgeons. Here’s a few points covered by the guidance.

Flying high for the Rugby World Cup

With only 10 days left until the start of the Rugby World Cup on 18th September, Freeclaim Solicitors are pleased to learn of new technology which will help medics to assess players who sustain a head injury during the game.

Sport injury – inevitable or avoidable?

In recent years, sport injury has become increasingly high profile. From grass-roots teams, to elite athletes, injuries seem to becoming more widespread…or at least, more publicised. We all know that pros of physical exercise far outweigh the cons and of course, some injuries are unavoidable… in fact, many sports would not be as enjoyable if the […]

Freeclaim Solicitors call for a curb on cowboy cosmetic surgeons

Botched cosmetic surgery has become a real problem in the UK following a high rise in people going under the knife. It has been reported there was a 17% rise in procedures in 2013, with around 50,000 people having some form of cosmetic surgery. This increase has led to cosmetic surgery cowboys performing surgery on […]

Music Festivals – Our guide to having fun and staying safe

Every year, millions of Brits visit festivals up and down the country and foreign tourists also flock to our shores, eager to sample our musical heritage. Glastonbury, Creamfields, Reading and Leeds, V Festival, Beat-Herder,  T in the Park, Bestival…so many fantastic festivals to chose from! At Freeclaim Solicitors, we love music festivals  and we have therefore created […]

Stay safe and have fun at theme parks

Theme parks are usually fantastic family days out – loved by young and old alike, but accidents do occasionally happen. We were particularly saddened and shocked to hear of the recent accident on the Smiler rollercoaster at the local theme park Alton Towers, leaving many riders injured and some with devastating and life changing serious […]