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If you are looking for a lawyer or attorney for a birth defect case or legal claim, please call us right now. We can help get you the settlement that you deserve!A birth defect can result in serious injuries and liability for the parties involved. If the accident is bad enough, or the injuries are serious enough, it may be necessary to get a lawyer or attorney involved. It may be necessary to file a lawsuit against the person who caused the accident or injuries. If you are have a child that has suffered a birth defect through no fault of your own, you may have a legal case or legal claim that can result in a settlement for monetary damages. The law is on your side, but there are time limits that govern how long you have to file a claim, and other restrictions. You need to consult a lawyer or attorney so that they can decide the merits of your legal case.
Does your child suffer from a traumatic birth defect?
Birth defects can be caused by improper medical care before, during, and after labor and delivery.
Common symptoms can include seizures, depressions or indentations in the head, asymmetrical facial movements, spastic or tight muscles, or a limp arm. Symptoms can also include the inability to sit up, crawl, walk, or meet developmental milestones.
Tragically, many birth defects are preventable.
Your injured child will need a lifetime of expensive medical care. You may be able to recover damages and expenses. The Helios Legal Group can assist you in this traumatic time.
Anyone with a child who has a birth defect can benefit from talking to one of our experienced intake specialists.
Call our birth defect hotline for a free, no obligation consultation right now!
Birth defects are not always genetic. Many times they are caused by an injury or improper medical care that happens before, during, or even after delivery. Any child with a birth defect faces a lifetime of uphill battles and medical scrutiny. He or she may require lifelong medical treatment, special education, equipment, and even a constant care-giver depending on the type of birth defect. If a child has undergone an injury due to negligence or improper care the legal system provides a means to compensate for the disability and to recover expenses that will help to provide for the care and treatment of the injured child. A birth defect settlement may be a desired and fully legal tool to providing for your child.
Birth Defects Do Not Always Show Right Away
Unfortunately, infants cannot talk. They cannot point to what's wrong, they aren't expected to move or do much besides cry, eat, and sleep. Some birth defects are not caught until a child has missed its developmental milestone. With a severe injury or series adverse event, the child will run high fevers, have seizures or other obvious birth defects on his or her body that allows parents to seek immediate help. Still more are not uncovered until the child cannot feed itself with a bottle, sit up, or crawl For parents who are observing this issues, it can be a frightening time filled with feelings of helplessness and hopeless anger. If this has happened to your child you can see a birth defect lawyer to guide you and channel that anger into a positive use of your time.
It's Time to Get Help
Most hospitals and their insurance companies will attempt a settlement outside of court rather than face a birth defect lawsuit. This does not mean that you do not need an specialized birth defect attorney! These settlements are usually less than what you would get in trial or using your lawyer. If your child has been damaged for life by the carelessness or poor treatment of another he or she deserves the maximum award possible because his or her life has been largely stolen. Those of us at the Helios Legal Group want to help.
There is usually a reason why people pursue their career, some background story. Many of us have gone through what you are going through now with a parent or even a child. We want to be there for you. If you believe your child's birth defect is the result of harm or negligence on the part of a health provider please contact us today using our Click to Chat function.
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