Instructions to medical report providers and commenting on the defendant’s version of events
Published 8 July 2022
Medical report providers are reminded that in accordance with the the Pre-Action Protocol(s) that where the instructing party provides the defendants version of events as part of the instructions, the medical expert must comment on the impact this has, if any, on the diagnosis and prognosis.
For more details please refer to the following provisions;
Medical Reporting Organisations must check that the expert has commented on the defendants version of events as part of their quality checks.