Maternal injury is about the injury to the mother during the birthing process or during pregnancy. The injury could be as a result of the negligence of the midwife/gynaecologists during antenatal visits or during delivery.
Forceps are used to ease the baby coming out, if handled negligently, forceps may damage the baby and mother resulting in stress urinary incontinence ,vaginal tears and damage to internal organs.
Failure to perform Episiotomy when the birthing process becomes complicated leading to second and third degree vaginal tears.
Negligent suturing of tears needing a repair suturing of the tears further causing pain , discomfort and delay in recovery
Poor suturing of caesarean surgery causing further complications to develop like infections and repeated surgery.
Substandard care and management of the hospital, resulting in infections in mother.
Premature fall of placenta - delay in treatment causing complications to mother and baby.
Negligent antenatal screening and monitoring by GP therefore missing preeclampsia symptoms increasing the complications in mother and baby, which might result in injury to mother , may even cause placental abruption and still birth
If you or your baby were injured during pregnancy or child birth due to clinical or medical negligence, call our Medical Negligence Solicitors for a free conference on 0113 388 0400 or contact us online and we will call you within 1 hour.
Our Medical Negligence Solicitors know that pregnancy and birth injuries can be emotional and devestating. At Chapman Dhillon Solicitors, our solicitors are experts in handling complex legal and medical issues. We are sensitive to your needs and can ensure that you receive the best support possible.
When you contact Chapman Dhillon Solicitors and provide details of what happened, whether the injury occured in a private clinic or an NHS hospital; we will be able to tell you if you have a claim for medical negligence compensation immediately. You will only speak with qualified Solicitors. Our medical negligence solicitors will advise you on how to claim compensation, the claims process, any time constraints; and how successful your claim is likely to be.
The Chapman Dhillon Solicitors No Win No Fee arrangement takes the risk out of making a personal injury claim. There are no upfront fees, no unexpected costs, and no risk of paying the other side’s expenses. 100% of our claims are operated on a No win, no fee basis so that you are covered at all times