When your child is born, it should be one of the happiest days of your life and you should get to experience the joy of knowing that your life is going to be filled with so much happiness in the years ahead. Unfortunately, some parents do not get to experience this if their child suffers from a devastating birth injury during delivery. What is worse is knowing that many of the birth injuries that occur are the result of medical negligence and that they could have been prevented.

If your child has suffered from a birth injury, there can be lifelong consequences for both the health of your child and for your finances. The medical malpractice attorneys at Cuda Law Offices, Ltd. are here to help you to get the compensation that you deserve and to hold the negligent party responsible for their actions.

Common Birth Injuries

There are many different kinds of birth injuries that your child can sustain during labor and delivery. The birth injury attorneys at Cuda Law Offices, Ltd. have vast experience with all types of birth injury cases, including:

  • Birth hypoxia and brain damage

  • Birth injury caused by vacuum extraction

  • Birth injury that resulted from a failure to perform a timely Caesarean

  • Brachial plexus injuries

  • Breech birth complications

  • Cerebral palsy and brain damage

  • Erb’s palsy

  • Fetal death before birth

  • Klumpke palsy

  • Shoulder dystocia

Although some birth injuries will get better as your child gets older, some birth injuries will never go away and will affect the rest of your child’s life. Birth injuries can cause severe emotional and physical pain and Cuda Law Offices, Ltd. is here to ensure that you do not also have to take on the financial burden associated with all of the medical costs.