Representing Families After an Injury
When a mother is seriously or fatally injured during birth, the infant and family will also suffer. This can be an extremely stressful time for the family as it tries to care for the newborn while suffering worry or grief over the injured mother. The family will have many questions and concerns, but may not know how to get help.
Speaking with an experienced medical malpractice attorney is a good way to begin addressing your concerns. The attorneys at The Colleran Firm understand that you and your loved ones are facing a difficult time. We will treat you with compassion as we work to recover the compensation you need for medical bills and other expenses. For a free consultation with a Philadelphia birth injury attorney, please call 267-908-7651 or 877-341-5260, or contact us online.
We Can Help You Recover Compensation
So many things can go wrong during a birth. When an injury or Wrongful Death is the fault of a doctor, nurse or midwife, you may be able to hold the negligent party liable. We will carefully review medical records to determine whether negligence or an error resulted in injuries involving:
- Anesthesia errors
- C-section surgical errors
- Overdose of Pitocin and other labor-inducing drugs
- Nerve and tissue damage from episiotomy
- Vaginal birth after C-section (VBAC) injuries
- Failure to diagnose and treat pre-eclampsia and eclampsia
- Failure to diagnose and treat gestational diabetes
- Failure to call a maternal-fetal medicine specialist
- Negligence leading to a hysterectomy
Whether the negligence occurred during the pregnancy or during labor and delivery, you may be able to collect damages from the negligent party. We can help you seek compensation for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other costs and expenses that you may be entitled to.
Contact a Delivery Injuries Lawyer in Pennsylvania
To schedule a free consultation, please call 267-908-7651 or 877-341-5260 today.