Cerebral Palsy refers to a permanent and irreversible condition that affects the central nervous system, often characterized by an impairment of the body’s ability to control movement and posture. Although Cerebral Palsy may occur under the best medical care, many injuries are a direct result of the negligence of health care providers. In some cases, Cerebral Palsy is developed from events that occur shortly before, during and after birth. Once the time of injury occurs, the brain damage that causes Cerebral Palsy will remain permanent. Unfortunately, there is no cure for Cerebral Palsy, but according to medical authorities who describe it as a “condition”, the functional problems associated with Cerebral Palsy can often be improved through therapy, medication, or surgery. Call our New Jersey Cerebral Palsy Lawyers for a free consult. No fee unless we recover for you.
Causes of Cerebral Palsy
The great tragedy of Cerebral Palsy is that the many factors that may cause it are usually preventable through proper obstetric and prenatal care. Unfortunately, negligent or inexperienced medical professionals make judgement errors that can adversely affect an individual and their family for a lifetime.
Common Symptoms of Cerebral Palsy
Children with Cerebral Palsy may suffer from compromised body control, movement, speech and muscle tone. A partial list of the symptoms encountered include the following:
- Difficulty or inability to walk
- Inability or difficulty in arm and/or hands movement
- Impaired speech
- Breathing difficulties
- Learning disabilities
- Vision impairment
- Hearing deficits
- Limited motor skills
Why file a Cerebral Palsy Lawsuit?
The New Jersey Cerebral Palsy lawyers at Flynn & Associates, P.C., understand that it is vitally important for a family to be able to secure the needed financial compensation to help pay for the exorbitant medical costs. Our attorneys are absolutely committed to obtaining fair compensation so that you and your family can focus on what is of utmost importance — the loving and prolonged care of your child. If your child suffers from Cerebral Palsy due to the negligence or poor treatment of another party, you deserve the right to a Cerebral Palsy claim for your family’s physical and emotional pain. For aggressive and experienced representation, contact our Cerebral Palsy attorneys for a free consultation, either through our online contact form or toll-free phone number: (609) 605-8825 .
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