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Birth Injuries in Michigan Hospitals 2024

Childbirth should be an exciting time in the life of a family, but sometimes these occasions are marred by unexpected birth injuries.

If your child has been injured at birth, you should consult a birth injury lawyer in Ann Arbor, Michigan. A birth injury attorney can help determine if your child’s injury was the result of medical malpractice and, if so, help hold the appropriate parties accountable.

Most Common Birth Injuries in Michigan Hospitals

When your family trusts a hospital to safely deliver a baby, it can be extremely distressing to learn that a birth injury was the result of medical malpractice.

A few of the common types of birth injuries reported in hospitals each year include:

  • Traumatic injury from forceps and other instruments used during childbirth.
  • Brain damage caused by oxygen deprivation.
  • Surgical errors during C-section procedures.

Legal Rights for Families

Filing a medical malpractice claim requires following strict procedural rules, and there are specific steps that you must complete before you can file a medical malpractice suit in Michigan.

The attorneys at Goethel Engelhardt, PLLC, know how difficult it can be have a child with a birth injury, and can help you with the procedural requirements to file your claim. You have a limited time in which to file your case, and the sooner you connect with an experienced attorney, the more likely you are to succeed in holding a hospital or doctor accountable for the injury they have caused.

The attorneys at Goethel Engelhardt, PLLC, have years of experience helping all types of clients with their medical malpractice claims. We know how damaging and traumatic a birth injury can be for any family, and we want to provide the comprehensive legal support you need.  Contact us today to schedule a free consultation with our team and learn how we can help you.

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