You will receive from £1000 to more than £100,000 for an incorrect medication claim. £1,000 for a few weeks pain and suffering perhaps more then £100,000 to £1 million if a key earner for a family is killed as a result of incorrect medication.
The claims are typically valued depending on the effect the incorrect medication has on your health, your income, and the need for long-term care.
A claim is assessed in terms of General Damages and Special Damages
General damages compensate you for ill effects on your health, such as pain and suffering.
In an incorrect medication claim, general damages range from £1,000 to more than £10,000, depending on the effects on your health.
Special damages cover the aspects of any long-term care requirements or loss of earnings due to an incorrect medication claim.
If the primary wage earner in the home cannot work and needs constant care due to an incorrect medication, the compensation awarded can run into the £1Ms.