If your child is suffering from a birth injury, you deserve to have the
ultimate legal support and representation during this trying time in your
life. Personal injury law in California specifically protects the rights
of children who are suffering injuries as a result of someone's negligence
or carelessness, and our firm is here to help. A San Jose personal injury
lawyer at Habbas & Associates can help you identify your child's
injury or condition and determine the person or party responsible for
the injuries caused.
Types of Birth Injuries
All birth injuries are upsetting news to the new parents of a child. Unfortunately,
most of the birth injuries are completely avoidable and many occur when
doctors fail to perform delivering procedures properly. The main types
of injuries that can occur during the birth/delivery process are injuries
from trauma and injuries from a lack of oxygen to the brain. When serious
brain injury occurs, a child is at serious risk for suffering the effects
for the rest of their life. Below is a list of some of the most common
This is caused when brain damage occurs before birth. A damage to the brain
may occur if the baby suffers from some kind of oxygen deprivations in
the brain. However, this injury may occur in other ways as well. This
injury results in impaired muscle coordination, partial paralysis, and
This an injury that causes paralysis to the arm or the upper group of the
arm’s nerves. Often, this occurs when a doctor forcefully manipulates
the baby through the birth canal and damages the baby’s arms or
Complicated or prolonged
deliveries can lead to bruising and more serious injuries, such as bone
fractures. In some cases, careless or negligent medical professional cause
these injuries by using too much force during labor and delivery.
Many other birth injuries can affect the baby’s life, creating respiratory
problems, impairment of senses, paralysis, and more. No matter what the
birth injury, it is important to seek legal representation right away.
An experience birth injury lawyer will be able to examine your case and
help you navigate through this hardship in order to find you and your
family financial compensation.
Birth Injury Lawyer in San Jose
With 175 years of collective experience on our side, our firm can help
you pursue justice against the negligent parties who caused pain and suffering
to your family. We are here to provide you with caring legal representation
throughout the entire process of filing a claim, and we will seek the
maximum amount of compensation available for you under the law.
The devastating nature of these injuries is why you need the help of an
experienced law firm who can help you secure financial compensation for
your future. If you suspect that your child's injuries are the result
of this type of negligence,
an attorney from our firm can help you.
Contact a San Jose personal injury attorney at Habbas & Associates today to
learn more about how we can help you seek compensation for birth injuries.
We have additional offices in Modesto, Sacramento, and Oakland.