Baby Heart Monitoring Error Negligence Admitted
A hospital in Bolton admitted negligence after staff monitored the heart rate of a baby’s mum instead of the heart rate of the baby.
Hundreds Of Baby Deaths Caused By Maternity Ward Blunders
A review by the Royal College of Obstetricians (RCOG) published in June 2017 identifies sub-standard care is the cause of between 500 and 800 baby deaths each year.
Maternity Errors Cost The NHS Record Payouts
Official figures for compensation claims for 2016/2017 show that a record or more than £1.5bn was paid by NHS Resolution because of errors in childbirth.
Sepsis causes baby to be stillborn
Whilst pregnant, a mother in Westcliffe contracted the deadly disease, sepsis, causing her baby to be stillborn.
Guide to a Babys Pregnancy and Birth Complications
Guide to some of the common complications that may affect your baby during pregnancy and birth.
Guide to a Mums Pregnancy and Birth Complications
Here is a comprehensive guide to complications a mum might encounter during pregnancy and labour.