Birth Injury Blog Posts

Earlier Cerebral Palsy Diagnosis Improves Quality of Life

Five U.S. hospitals have now implemented international cerebral palsy diagnosis guidelines that have allowed them to reduce the average age at diagnosis from 19.5 months to 9.5 months. Most hospitals have an average age of about two years at diagnosis. The Nationwide Children’s Hospital, based in Columbus, Ohio, was the first hospital to implement the... Read More

Cerebral Palsy Settlements

When you have a child with cerebral palsy, you may be so busy managing your child’s day-to-day arrangements and specialist appointments that you don’t have time to watch the steadily increasing tally of care costs. As a parent, it’s understandable that your first priority is your child’s well-being, but you also deserve help with covering... Read More

Can You Sue a Hospital Over Your Child’s Cerebral Palsy?

Each year 10,000 babies are born with cerebral palsy, and many of these cases are caused by medical negligence or malpractice. If you suspect that your child’s condition is the result of improper medical care, you may be eligible to file a lawsuit against the hospital or practice where it occurred. Here’s what you need... Read More

Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?

The aftermath of a personal injury accident can be an overwhelming time. Besides your physical and psychological pain and suffering, you’re suddenly facing a mountain of medical bills, paperwork, and phone calls from insurance providers and law enforcement. You probably have a ton of questions running through your mind, including “Should I file a personal... Read More

What to Know About Personal Injury Compensation

After a serious injury or accident, it’s common to feel your head spinning with questions. Should you hire a personal injury compensation lawyer? How and when do you file a claim? Will you get reimbursed for your pain and suffering? Here at Janet, Janet & Suggs, we know you’ve just been through a traumatic situation,... Read More

How to Find a Personal Injury Lawyer

What Is a Personal Injury Lawyer? You’ve surely seen the names and faces of plenty of personal injury lawyers in your area, advertising on social media, billboards and even TV — but what is personal injury in legal terms? Most people associate personal injury attorneys with representing victims of car accidents and other motor vehicle... Read More

Cerebral Palsy Compensation

Your child’s cerebral palsy diagnosis may have been the most difficult news your family has ever had to receive. As parents, we all want our children to have lives free of suffering and financial strain. Though your child’s condition cannot be reversed, through medical therapies and other support you may be able reduce your child’s... Read More

Cerebral Palsy Claims

When your child is sick, it can be terrifying. Your first priority is your child’s well-being. And as the costs pile up for their care, you may be getting advice from multiple sources about what steps to take next. If your child has been diagnosed with cerebral palsy, there are options to help with costs.... Read More

Statute of Limitations for Cerebral Palsy

When you find out your child has cerebral palsy, your first thought is likely about finding your child the right care and support. You may need to set up more medical appointments, find other specialists, rearrange your work schedule and pencil in a few hours for sleep. Reaching out to a cerebral palsy lawyer may... Read More

Birth Injury Claims

Childbirth is a life-changing time for every family. When what should be an exciting and joyful event threatens the life of the baby or mother, it’s devastating. Unfortunately, even as mother and child recover from being injured in a difficult birth, the repercussions of the event may persist. Your family may have additional costs due... Read More

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