The current test case on the 'break times' of junior doctors could have significant implications for the NHS.
Unfortunately clinical negligence lawyers will never know how many medical accidents are caused by junior doctors failing to take sufficient rest breaks during any given shift.
Lucy Lawson comments in in Hospital Dr, "NHS managers need to do more to support their junior doctors".
Break time legal action is available to read on the Hospital Dr website.
Lucy is an associate in the personal injury and clinical negligence team, a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives and a Commissioner of Oaths. She has a wealth of experience in personal injury and clinical negligence matters having joined a local personal injury firm back in 1991. Lucy has acted predominantly for claimants and has built up a reputation locally as being a down-to-earth lawyer and tenacious litigator.