Birth Injury Compensation Claim

Around seven in every 1,000 babies born will suffer an injury during the birth process. There are a number of different things which could go wrong and many cause serious complications, lifelong injuries and trauma for both mother and baby.

To make a birth injury claim, call 0800 10 757 95 or fill in an online claim form and one of our dedicated, medical law solicitors will give you more information on whether you are entitled to make a claim for the negligence you have suffered.

Common birthing injuries

There are many reasons birth injuries occur, including complications with delivery, medical inefficiencies, staffing issues or human error, all of which can threaten the safety of mother and baby before, during and after the birth.

Our expert solicitors regularly help the parents and families of birth injury victims claim financial compensation for:

We have experience in compiling successful claims for a number of complications and conditions, including:

  • Cerebral Palsy and Erb’s Palsy;
  • problems caused by the umbilical cord;
  • birthing fractures;
  • emotional trauma, including Post Natal Depression.

If you, or your child, have been injured during pregnancy or birth, and you feel it is the result of negligence, contact us today about a potential medical negligence claim.

Our solicitors are experienced in medical law, which is essential when dealing with sensitive and traumatic cases, such as suffering a bad birth.  

Contact YouClaim

To discuss your circumstances in greater detail, or to start the process of making a birth injury claim, speak to a YouClaim solicitor on 0800 10 757 95. Alternatively, fill in an online claim form and we will get back to you.