Personal Injuries * case law update: Birth Injury

Call us today: 01234 0044
Email us today: info@personalinjuriesclaim.ie

Personal Injuries * case law update: Birth Injury

Personal Injuries * case law update: Birth Injury

A Boy who suffered brain damage as a result of a birth injury in a Tipperary Hospital has settled his High Court claim. The case was settled without an admission of liability from the hospital or HSE.

The plaintiffs claimed that after the boys mother was admitted in early labour, significant abnormalities were recognisable in the boys heart rate and these should have warranted immediate obstetric review given the high risk of foetal hypoxia in such circumstances. It was claimed he suffered significant birth injury as a result including irreversible brain damage. The boy has cerebral palsy and will require care for the remainder of his life.

An interim payment of 1.7 million is to be paid for the next two years. The case will be reviewed in two years time before the court again when the boys future care needs can be assessed.

*First published June 4, 2013

Personal injury solicitors Dublin, Personal injury solicitors , Injury solicitors , Solicitors Ireland , Solicitor Dublin, Accident Solicitor.

In contentious business, a solicitor may not calculate fees or other charges as a percentage or proportion of any award or settlement. This statement is made in compliance with Reg.8 of SI 518 of 2002.

ASSESSMENT OF A PERSONAL INJURY CLAIM

Personal Injury Claims Solicitors in Dublin, Ireland.

If you would like to discuss making a personal injury claim please contact us to discuss further by calling our phone number: 01 234 0044 . We will be happy to have a no obligation conversation with you to discuss your claim and provide you with advice and an initial opinion regarding your injury, the process from the personal injuries assessment board to issuing proceedings in a case. We pride ourselves in knowing that our clients are always fully informed and advised of all aspects of their case from the beginning when they first speak to us regarding an injury, right the way through to a final award or settlement.

Cosgrove Gaynard Solicitors, 39 Waterloo road, Dublin 4.


We also have a number of other practice areas and would be happy to discuss any other work you would like to discuss with a solicitor. Call us now for further details or for initial advice.

Phone: 01 234 0044 Email: info@personalinjuriesclaim.ie / info@cgsolicitors.ie or complete our online assessment form.

Interested in hiring our service? Call Us today: 01 234 0044
CLOSE
Thank you! Your information has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting your information. Please try again.