Injury Lawyers recently launched Cerebral
Palsy Lawyers FAQ, a new website devoted to informing parents of children
with cerebral palsy of their medical and legal rights following a diagnosis.
When parents first realize their
child is going to face a life full of obstacles, it can be very confusing
and upsetting. When mixed with the realization that their child’s life
was forever altered due to a medical error, parents need somewhere to turn
to find facts and provide their child with the compensation they deserve.
Cerebral Palsy Lawyers FAQ provides
access to accurate, user-friendly, and relevant information with sections
of the site devoted to cerebral
palsy resources and birth injury news.
Cerebral palsy is a disorder
that is caused by abnormalities or injuries of the brain. It affects about
2 to 3 children in 1,000. It can sometimes be attributed to poor physician
practices during labor and delivery including loss of oxygen or brain trauma.
There is no cure for the disorder, but with the right treatment, a child’s
capabilities can be improved.
“We are looking to reach parents
of children with cerebral palsy and other birth injuries who need a lawyer
they can trust to represent their family,” said Jonathan Rosenfeld,
an Illinois lawyer with nationwide practice. “Those with birth injuries
have the same rights as everyone else, and they deserve to be treated with
compassion and respect.” Finding the right lawyer to take on a child’s