This article was published on January 22nd, 2014
Whilst the majority of births take place without injury, obstetric care sometimes falls below acceptable standards which can have devastating effects on the mother and child. Whether you have suffered an injury during your pregnancy as a result of delayed or misdiagnosis, or a problem during birth that has resulted in injury to yourself or your child you may need to consider an obstetric negligence claim.
Obstetric negligence can occur due to a number of reasons including:
Obstetric claims are often some of the most expensive and complex claims that occur. It is vital that you find a solicitor who understands both the medical and legal issues involved in such cases. At Thorneycroft Solicitors our specialist team work with some of the top experts in this field to ensure that you receive both the correct initial treatment and care whilst also ensuring the long term requirements are carefully considered as part of the claim.
Thorneycroft Solicitors not only have the right expertise and knowledge but we also offer a caring and sensitive service which recognises the individual needs of each medical negligence claim. Our specialist medical negligence solicitors will proactively progress your compensation claim and will help you with any concerns you may have.