Simon Wyndow All Med Pro

A common question on limited companies and medical malpractice coverage

I have been advising upon some exciting new (medical) business ventures recently.  Our typical Life Sciences business shall often have considerable Medical Malpractice exposures. A question that has been asked on several occasions is:  Can a medically practising limited company director ‘wind-down’ a limited company and absolve themselves against medical malpractice claims?   Personal Injury Claims   In the event of a claim brought for personal injury,…

Vicarious Liability

Vicarious Liability – The changing landscape of clinical negligence claims

The increased exposure to principal dentists when it comes to vicarious liability highlights the need to consider more than just their own indemnity when it comes to protecting themselves in a world of changing litigation risks.  This week news broke that a principal dentist, Dr Croad, who had retired from clinical practise over 20 years…

Dentolegal advisor

Meet Our Senior Dentolegal Advisor Brian Westbury

After running two successful practices and having worked for 25 years and become the Senior Dentolegal Advisor at a traditional defence organisation, it is pleasing to offer my extensive knowledge of general dental practice, and the regulations and rules that govern it. I believe I have assisted more dentists at GDC hearings and NHS tribunals…