Letter of notification in clinical negligence matters from 6 April 2015

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Letter of notification in clinical negligence matters from 6 April 2015

To

Defendant

Dear [insert organisation name]

Letter of Notification

Re: [Claimant’s Name, Address, DoB and NHS Number]

We have been instructed to act on behalf of [Claimant’s name] in relation to treatment carried out/care provided at [name of hospital or treatment centre] by [name of clinician(s) if known] on [insert date(s)].

The purpose of this letter is to notify you that, although we are not yet in a position to serve a formal Letter of Claim, our initial investigations indicate that a case as to breach of duty and/or causation has been identified. We therefore invite you to commence your own investigation and draw your attention to the fact that failure to do so may be taken into account when considering the reasonableness of any subsequent application for an extension of time for the Letter of Response.

Defendant

We understand that you are the correct defendant in respect of treatment provided by

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