The birth of a child should be one of the happiest days of the parents’ lives. It is therefore heartbreaking whenever an unforeseeable complication arises. If the negligence of a medical professional needlessly harms a newborn or mother, you should not hesitate to seek justice.
Continue reading to learn more about birth and childbirth related injuries, including information on how to file a birth injury lawsuit.
A birth defect is a condition that forms during a mother’s pregnancy before the baby is born. A birth injury occurs during the labor or delivery process and causes a condition or disability for an otherwise healthy newborn.
Personal injury law protects families from having to suffer alone. If a newborn, or mother, has sustained injuries from improper handling of the pregnancy and/or birth by medical professionals, parents may become claimants in a malpractice claim.
One Kansas woman received a $4.72 million settlement after her daughter was born permanently injured due to the negligence of the physicians and nurses during childbirth.
If you or a loved one suffered a childbirth injury, or your child suffered a birth injury, our team of experienced lawyers may be able to help you through a birth injury lawsuit. John Hensley and his team of lawyers believe in dedication, hard work, and commitment. We provide legal representation to all people, regardless of income.