If a Mother or baby is injured during childbirth birth due to due error or poor care by hands of a hospital, parents may be eligible to make a birth injury claim. Some examples of birth injuries to Mothers are:
Perineal tears – third and fourth degree
Wrongly performed Episiotomies
Mistakes in suturing tears or Episiotomies
Injuries to organs from Caesarean sections or failing to recognise damage at the time
Errors in managing Pre-eclampsia
Examples of Birth injuries to Babies:
If you or your baby has suffered as a result of either poor care during pregnancy or errors made during the birth, then Houlihan Solicitors is here to help. Taking a Medical Negligence damages action with the right team behind you can help with all the stress and worry and make life a lot easier for your family.