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Claims settled in tranches

Freedom of information request details

FOI request date:

Service: Claims Management

The following information was requested on 25 February 2019:

In clinical claims settled by the NHS Resolution (including those settled by its legal representatives) the average claimant legal costs (excluding disbursements and ATE). Please break down your response by damages tranches as follows:

      • £0 – £25,000
      • £25,001- £50,000
      • £50,001- £75,000
      • £75,001- £100,000
      • £100,001 – £250,000
      • £250,001- £1,000,000
      • £1,000,000 +

In clinical claims settled by the NHS Resolution (including those settled by its legal representatives) the average claimant legal costs (excluding disbursements and ATE) broken down by the damages tranches referred to in question 1 A above and also separated into the following three categories:

      • Pre commencement of proceedings;
      • Post commencement of proceedings; and
      • Cases which went to Trial.

In respect of the questions above, please provide data for years 2014/15, 2015/16, 2016/17, and 2017/18.

In clinical claims settled by the NHS Resolution (including those settled by its legal representatives) the average time (years) between the letter of claim and settlement date for successful claims between 2014/15 – 2017/18. Please break down your response by the year in which they were closed, and the damages tranches as follows:

      • £0 – £25,000
      • £25,001- £50,000
      • £50,001- £75,000
      • £75,001- £100,000
      • £100,001 – £250,000
      • £250,001- £1,000,000
      • £1,000,000 +

In clinical claims settled by the NHS Resolution (including those settled by its legal representatives) the average time (years) between the letter of claim and settlement date for successful claims between 2014/15 – 2017/18. Please break down your response by the year in which they were closed, the damages tranches referred to in Question 2A above and also separated into the following three categories:

      • Pre commencement of proceedings;
      • Post commencement of proceedings; and
      • Cases which went to Trial.

In respect of the two questions above, please provide data for years 2014/15, 2015/16, 2016/17, and 2017/18.

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