Forceps Delivery & Birth Trauma Injuries
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Mirman, Markovits & Landau, P.C. has been fighting for the rights of birth injury and medical malpractice victims since 1977. Our award-winning New York City personal injury lawyers know the overwhelming impact birth injuries can have on newborns and entire families, and we work zealously to ensure the parties responsible for causing any preventable birth injury are held accountable for their actions, including when injuries result from the use of forceps during delivery.
If your child was delivered using forceps and you or your child suffered an injury as a result, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Contact us for a FREE consultation about your rights.
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Birth Injuries Caused by Forceps
Forceps may be used to assist with pulling a newborn through the birth canal during a difficult delivery. Medical professionals who perform procedures using forceps must do so according to an accepted standard of care. If they are negligent in any way and cause injuries as a result, they can be held liable for the damages victims suffer.
Forceps must be used at appropriate times and in accordance with established and accepted medical protocol. Medical professionals should also properly deal with complications that may arise. Unfortunately, negligence and inexperience on the parts of doctors and other medical professionals can lead to permanent injuries, including:
Whether you or your child have suffered injuries that require treatment or years of long-term care, Mirman, Markovits & Landau, P.C. wants to help you recover the compensation you rightfully deserve for:
- Medical expenses and future medical care
- Lost income and earning capacity
- Life-long assistance
- Loss of quality of life or companionship
- Emotional and mental anguish
- Pain and suffering
Let Our New York Birth Injury Attorney Review Your Case for FREE
The attorney you choose to guide you through this difficult time and the legal journey ahead can make the difference in your case. Our team has made just that difference for over 20,000 clients – let us make the difference for you. We’re available 24/7 to respond to your call for help. Get started today by calling Mirman, Markovits & Landau, P.C. at 212-227-4000 for a FREE consultation.