When you first discover you are pregnant, you are likely to dream of the future you will have with your child, and all the experiences you will share as a family. Welcoming your child to the world should be one of the most joyous moments in your life. After all, you have spent the past few months nurturing your pregnancy, preparing your home for the new arrival, and getting to know the medical team in the hospital where you planned to give birth. Everything was organized, the big day arrived, and then your worst nightmares becomes reality. Your baby is born but, instead of the joyful occasion you had envisaged, you are told that there have been complications. You probably did not give much thought to what would happen if your baby was injured during the birthing process – nor should you have to – and now you are not quite sure what to do as your world comes crashing down.
Should you find yourself in this unimaginable scenario, a San Diego birth injury attorney from Simpson Law Group could ensure your legal rights are protected, and recover the compensation you and your baby deserve.
Birth injuries are not something that is routinely discussed when you visit your physician, or when you read any of the numerous baby books that are available seemingly everywhere. However, for around 6 out of every 1,000 births across the United States, a birth injury is a tragic reality. There are countless reasons why a birth injury may occur, with some of the most common factors encountered by our lawyers tending to include:
If either you or your baby are injured in the delivery room due to a mistake or negligence on the part of a medical professional, they should be held accountable for the consequences. When your family needs to live with the long-term effects of that mistake, and your child’s quality of life is compromised, you are entitled to recover monetary damages. A Simpson Law Group San Diego birth injury lawyer will ensure that you receive the maximum amount available to you.
We know that no amount of money will undo a birth injury, nor make it easier to come to terms with, but it can reduce the stress associated with medical expenses, future treatment and other factors which may lead to financial hardship.
When you, or your baby, have suffered a birth injury, you should not need to worry about the financial impact. Our attorneys are highly-experienced in successfully handling all manner of San Diego birth injuries, including:
Whatever type of birth injury you have been affected by, a Simpson Law Group attorney can provide the legal representation you require.
To schedule your free initial consultation, call us today on 619-293-5035.
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