Injuries during labor and delivery affect both a mother and the child. If you or a loved one have been harmed during the delivery process, contact Cerussi & Gunn, P.C. today. Our qualified and experienced team is ready to get to work investigating what happened so we can secure the compensation you deserve. These injuries can have lasting consequences, and the cases can become complex. Our Monmouth County labor and delivery attorneys are available to help anyone in the area, including in the townships of Middletown, Howell, Marlboro, Manalapan, and Freehold.
At Cerussi & Gunn, P.C., you can count on our team to determine what happened and why. We understand that this is an incredibly hard time for your family and we want to help make the process easier.
These cases can become incredibly complex. As soon as the other side knows you are pursuing a medical malpractice claim, it will become difficult to get the information you need on your own. Your Monmouth County medical malpractice attorney will be responsible for:
Both mother and baby can be injured during the delivery process. The infant mortality rate in the US is highest amongst developed nations, and in this country, more women are dying from pregnancy-related complications than in any other developed country.
Healthcare staff, including doctors, nurses, and more, should all be vigilant when a mother is in labor. Doctors and nurses should always be aware of the signs of pre-eclampsia and eclampsia. They should watch for signs of distress and recognize the best steps forward for delivery. This includes making a decision of whether or not to perform a C-section.
Some of the most common injuries that occur to a child during the labor and delivery process are:
If you or your child were harmed during the labor and delivery process due to the negligence of a healthcare professional, seek legal assistance as soon as possible. At Cerussi & Gunn, P.C., we are ready to get to work investigating the incident so we can secure the compensation you need. This can include:
When you need a Monmouth County labor and delivery attorney, you can contact us for a free consultation of your case by clicking here or calling us at (732) 936-9920.