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If your child is injured at birth you may want legal support

Welcoming a new child into your family is an exciting event and medical professionals will usually do all they can to make the process as smooth as possible. Unfortunately, not every birth is without incident and sometimes the professionals in whose hands you place your well-being and that of your child fail in their obligation to protect you.

In a previous article we discussed the prevalence of birth injuries and birth defects, but what can you do if your child is harmed because of errors made during his or her birth? The first step should be to ensure that your child receives the medical care and attention he or she needs for the injuries. Once this is done, you might consider legal support. After all, why should your child suffer because of someone else's mistake?

With the correct guidance, you might be able to secure compensation for the harm done to you and your child. This could include the cost of medical expenses and may even cover a life care plan. There are various benefits available to cover rehabilitation and other costs, so it is important to make the most of your entitlements.

Of course, knowing your child has been injured is a difficult thing to come to terms with and you may find yourself wondering how to proceed. Our page on birth injuries has more information on the options available and the conditions that may be covered. With the right advice and support, you can work toward acquiring fair remuneration and justice for the injuries to your child.

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Michael H. Bereston, Inc.
138 Main Street, Suite 200
P.O. Box 2990
Annapolis, MD 21401

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