Labor and Delivery Malpractice
West Virginia Birth Injury Lawyer
The birth of your child should be a momentous and celebrated event. The
care and capability of the attending medical professional should be the
last thing in question. When complications arise during labor and delivery,
you should be able to place your faith in the doctor, nurses, or other
medical professionals to handle this distressing situation appropriately.
The causes of many of these complications can be traced back to the negligence
and/or incompetence of the working physician. In these cases of labor
and delivery malpractice, the medical professional must be held legally
responsible for the unjustified damage done to the mother or child.
These injuries can lead to very large ongoing medical fees; consequently
it is essential that you consult with the legal expertise of an attorney.
During the labor and delivery process, unforeseeable difficulties can
abruptly turn a smooth procedure into an emergency. Medical professionals
have received extensive training in order to effectively manage these
harrowing circumstances. Some of the more common birth injuries include:
All of these complications should be effectively identified and appropriately
managed to the best of the physician's ability. If you feel like your
complications have not been handled to this standard then it is important
that you seek legal help.
Choose a West Virginia Birth Injury Attorney
The health and future wellbeing of a mother and her child should be regarded
with the most seriousness. When a medical professional jeopardizes you
or your child's wellbeing during labor and deliver, you will need
to be represented by the most relevant and skilled legal experts. The
West Virginia personal injury lawyers at the Fitzsimmons Law Firm PLLC know how challenging these medical difficulties
can be. While you deal with the human aspects of the recuperative process,
we will take care of the legal procedures.
over 125 million-dollar-plus settlements, and 2009's top vote getter in WV's super-lawyer poll, the firm
has the experience and expertise needed to represent you during these
difficult times. If the negligence of a professional medical attendant
during labor and delivery resulted in you or your child being injured,
contact a birth injury attorney and ensure you get what you and your doctor have coming.