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Birth negligence claims

At AWH we understand how devastating birth complications can be, and how vulnerable you feel if you or your baby has suffered because of a problem during birth. Our solicitors are highly experienced in working with clients who have suffered because of difficulties during birth.

We also have the compassion and empathy you need to feel comfortable when you claim with us. We’ll be beside you every step of the way, supporting you through the claims process and getting you the result you need to get your life back on track.

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The birth of your child should be a special time in your life. If there are bumps in the road it can make the whole experience traumatic for you, your baby and family members.

Unfortunately sometimes preventable mistakes happen during births. They might be the result of overworked medical staff or overcrowded wards, however you still deserve to be compensated for your suffering.

At AWH, we want you to feel comfortable and welcomed. We always take a sensitive and compassionate approach with our clients, so you can rest assured that you will be supported at all times.

We understand that if you or your baby has suffered difficulties during their birth because of a medical professional’s mistake, you probably feel angry, distressed and frustrated.

We know that this is a tough time for you, so want to help you get compensated so that you can concentrate on healing and looking forward to the future.

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Experts in birth negligence claims

We understand that the thought of something going wrong during the birth of a child is very distressing, especially for the mother and close family.

We also understand that although life doesn’t always go according to plan, an avoidable error resulting in birth complications can be devastating for you and your baby.

Here at AWH, our birth injury solicitors can help you gain the answers, compensation and financial support you need for a brighter future for your family.

We are always sensitive and understanding, and passionate about getting justice for our clients. We understand that what you’ve been through will likely affect you for a long time, but we want to help you to heal by getting you the compensation you need.

We want you to feel completely safe and at ease when you claim with us. You can trust that we’ll always do what’s best for you and your family. Our aim is to let you focus on recovery after suffering due to birth complications without having to worry about your finances.

With our help, you’ll be able to concentrate on getting better without worrying about paying for necessary treatment or taking time off work.

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Types of birth injuries

There are a lot of different types of preventable injuries that you or your baby could suffer from during their birth. We understand that whatever the injury, you have suffered unnecessarily. That’s why we want to help you be able to start to heal.

Our birth injury solicitors have experience helping people with cases that have involved the following:

Injuries suffered by your baby

  • Cerebral palsy and birth asphyxia claims
  • Head injury caused by improper use of forceps or ventouse
  • Fractures
  • Newborn hypoglycaemia, known as low blood sugar
  • Erb’s palsy claims
  • Neonatal death claims

Injuries suffered by you

  • Injuries to organs from Caesarean section
  • Perineal tears
  • Anaesthetic errors
  • Fissures

We understand that if you or your baby suffers one or multiple of these problems, it can seriously affect your health and wellbeing. You shouldn’t have to suffer because of someone else’s mistake. We want to help you get compensated so that you can focus on recovery.

Our solicitors are experienced in supporting people like you, and securing compensation for injuries caused and for any financial losses suffered. They approach every case with sensitivity and compassion, and will always make you feel comfortable.

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We can help you move forward

Unfortunately, there are some birth-related injuries which affect mother, child or both which cannot be avoided.

However, if you have experienced a preventable birth injury or complication we can help you claim the compensation you need to get your life heading in the right direction again.

We understand what you’re going through and want to help you be able to move forward. We know that this is a difficult time in your life, and that the last thing on your mind is filing a claim.

However, being compensated for your suffering can actually help you to be able to focus on healing. It allows you to have a stress-free recovery and/or time with your baby without having to worry about running into financial problems.

If you or your child require medication or treatment then your compensation can help pay for this, saving you from worry and letting you focus on what’s important.

We want you to be able to recover without having the burden of financial pressure weighing you down. We can help you get the compensation you need to relieve you of this so that you can focus on healing after your experience.

Our team will support you all the way, and will be there for you when you need us most. Let us help you look forward to the future.

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What our clients are saying about us

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We received an average 9.1 out 10 based on 224 reviews.
Stacey, Trustpilot

Very pleased with how fast my claim was settled. Very nice people always at the end of the phone when i wanted to ask questions on my.claim. would deffo use this company again. Matthew was brill very friendly and reliable.

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Very pleased with the service I have received, communication has been maintained throughout. Happy with the outcome of my case.

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It's always been a pleasant experience using their services. I felt highly comfortable and confident whenever they dealt with my cases in terms of correspondence, communication and performance. I highly regard their services.

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