Some caesarean section errors can be caused because of neglect from a healthcare professional. Learn more about making C-section negligence claims today.
If your child has cerebral palsy this will have had a huge impact on your family’s life. Let us help you with your cerebral palsy misdiagnosis claim.
Has your child suffered because of Erb’s Palsy misdiagnosis? If so, get in touch and our team can help with your Erb’s Palsy claims.
Forceps or Vacuum Delivery Injuries
One in eight forceps or vacuum (ventouse) baby deliveries are assisted, meaning instruments are used to aid delivery. Get in touch to claim for forceps or vacuum delivery injuries.
Infections and Stitches
Infections after childbirth can be quite common, some of which are caused because of neglect from a healthcare professional. Let us assist you with your infection after birth claims.
Injuries to Baby
There’s many reasons why a baby can be injured during childbirth, some of which are down to negligence. If you need help with your baby injury claims, turn to us.
Approximately 30% of all antepartum haemorrhages are classed as a medical emergency. For details on making placental abruption claims when something goes wrong, get in touch today.
The NHS state around 2% of pregnancies develop pre-eclampsia. For assistance with your pre-eclampsia misdiagnosis claims, look no further than our team.
Pregnancy & Birth
Birth injury claims aren't always easy to make, but pregnancy negligence can happen due to medical neglect.
Sometimes there is no reason why stillbirth happens, but there are other times when it can be prevented. Let our team of experts help with your stillbirth claims for compensation.
Baby dies because midwives lack basic maths skills
A 42-year-old mother had to suffer the loss of a healthy baby, due to the lack of basic arithmetic by her midwives. A report has found that several opportunities to identify Mrs Clarkson’s age were missed by staff at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
Boy receives £11m after suffering brain damage during birth
The court heard that if just 15 minutes before he was delivered staff had noticed the baby’s heartrate and performed a caesarean section, he may have had no injuries at all.
Father of dead baby asked if he wanted “to put him in the fridge”
A catalogue of failings by Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust has been highlighted by the parents of a dead baby.
John and Emma Quinn are still waiting for answers following the death of their full-term baby, Ryan.
Man wins seven-year fight to prove medical negligence
A man has won a seven-year fight to get a hospital to admit to medical negligence, following the death of his wife.
Alison Taylor, 29, died just 16 days after giving birth to her daughter from a pulmonary embolism caused by deep vein thrombosis, known as DVT, in one of her legs caused by her pregnancy.
Mother dies following caesarean
A mother died after losing three litres of blood when her twins were delivered by caesarean section. Estelle O’Sullivan, 37, had a condition which prevented her blood from clotting properly. An inquest heard that she should’ve been given a massive blood transfusion.
Mums-to-be are not warned of the risks of Epilepsy medicine
A recent survey of mother’s suffering from Epilepsy found that 25% of them were unaware of the dangers to their unborn child. Sodium valproate has been linked to an increase the babies’ risk of cleft palate and spina bifida.
Teenager sues hospital for negligence during his birth
The teenager, who suffers from cerebral palsy, is suing Gloucestershire Hospital NHS Trust, through his mother.
His mother says her son was born severely disabled following a series of medical blunders during his birth.