If you believe that your child has sustained a serious birth injury, you may be eligible to file a medical malpractice lawsuit against the doctor who delivered your child or another responsible party. Negligence must have contributed directly to the birth injury in order to file a claim in Maryland.
Unfortunately, labor and delivery mistakes are all too common, and they can compromise your child’s well-being and health for the rest of his or her life. Such mistakes can also add undue stress and financial complications for parents who struggle to cope with helping their child with extensive medical needs.
Some of the most common labor and delivery injuries include:
As a new parent, it is overwhelming to consider how a child’s life has been forever changed by a doctor’s negligence. Taking legal action may be the only way to recover compensation.
Birth injuries can be caused by many different factors, which is why it is imperative to work with our experienced Baltimore labor and delivery injury attorneys if you intend to file a birth injury claim. Do not hesitate to reach out to LawMD as soon as possible to protect the rights of your child now and well into the future.