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Fort Lauderdale Birth Injuries

Many birth injuries in Fort Lauderdale and Florida are preventable. In many cases, brain injuries in Fort Lauderdale and other serious injuries that affect infants can be prevented with proper monitoring of a child and mother before, during, and after delivery.

When medical staff are negligent in providing a high standard of care and an infant is injured as a result, parents have a right under Florida law to seek compensation through a personal injury lawsuit in Fort Lauderdale or their community. To find out whether you might have a claim, arrange for a free, no obligation consultation with the attorneys at the Flaxman Law Group. The attorneys at the Flaxman Law Group have more than 60 years of experience successfully handling personal injury cases.

What Causes Preventable Birth Injuries in Fort Lauderdale and Across Florida?

In many cases, birth injuries in Fort Lauderdale and Florida are caused by:

  • Medical staff not listening to a mother's quest or concerns
  • Misdiagnosis
  • Incorrect use of forceps and other medical instruments
  • Lack of action on the part of medical staff or doctors in cases of emergency or complication
  • Incorrect decisions made by medical staff or physicians before or during birth
  • Mistakes on medical tests
  • Lab mistakes

No matter what has caused a birth injury, you deserve answers and justice. In many cases, you will want to speak with a personal injury attorney or child injury attorney in Fort Lauderdale or your community to explore all your legal options. Aggressively pursuing compensation now can help you provide for your child’s future. Waiting until later can mean missing out on opportunities. Florida’s statute of limitations means that there is only so much time to file a legal claim in most personal injury cases.

What Makes the Flaxman Law Group Different

The Flaxman Law Group is willing to put our entire expertise and our many resources to work for you if you've been affected by a birth injury. Speak with one of our lawyers in a free, no obligation consultation. Our attorneys will dedicate their time to helping answer your questions and helping advise you of all your options so that you can make the right decision for you and your family. Our lawyers are proud to represent birth injury and personal injury clients in Fort Lauderdale and across South Florida. Our offices are located in Miami, Homestead, Hollywood, but we are always willing to travel to your home, workspace, or hospital room to discuss your situation.

If your child has suffered a birth injury, you will need a legal firm that has extensive medical expertise as well as legal expertise and experience. Birth injury claims are often very complex and require aggressive pursuit as well as commitment. The Flaxman Law Group legal team has handled many child injury cases and birth injury cases and works with a team of medical experts, expert witnesses, private investigators, and other professionals who can help build a strong case on your behalf. If you need answers or if you want legal action, contact the Flaxman Law Group today to speak with a birth injury attorney.

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