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Maternal Death Lawyer St. Louis

Maternal Death Lawyer in St. Louis. The rate of deaths in childbirth has steadily declined over the years but is unfortunately still a common occurrence. The St. Louis Maternal Death Lawyers at the Dixon Injury Firm are passionate about getting justice for the surviving family members of victims that died during childbirth because of a medical professional’s negligence. With the advancements that have been made in the medical field over the years, no one should have to go through losing a loved one during a miraculous occasion such as childbirth. If you have lost someone you love during labor, you need a Death in Childbirth Lawyer by your side to represent your case. The experienced Missouri Maternal Death Attorneys at the Dixon Injury Firm know how to recover the most damages for your loved one’s St. Louis maternal death claim better than anyone and will do everything in their power to recover full compensation and offer support to you and your family during this terrible time.

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St. Louis Maternal Death Lawyers

If you have lost someone close to you during labor and are unsure of how to get justice for their death in childbirth case, the Dixon Injury Firm is ready to help. The St. Louis Maternal Death Lawyers at the Dixon Injury Firm sympathize with the surviving family members of victims that have died during childbirth and are passionate about recovering the most compensation for their cases. Christopher Dixon has helped countless clients recover damages for their family members’ wrongful death over the years and has fought for more than $35,000,000 in total for personal injury settlements. If you want a Missouri Maternal Death Lawyer that truly cares about their clients’ well being and will do anything it takes to produce the best results for your case, there is no one better than the Dixon Injury Firm to represent your St. Louis maternal death claim.

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Death During Childbirth | Talk to a St. Louis Maternal Death Lawyer Today

There is nothing more devastating than losing someone during childbirth. Approximately 700 women die every year in the U.S. due to pregnancy or childbirth complications. The most common causes of
>death in childbirth include infection, bleeding, and preeclampsia (in roughly 2% to 8% of pregnancies). According to the World Health Organization, “in 2015, roughly 303,000 women died during and following pregnancy and childbirth. Almost all of these deaths occurred in low-resource settings, and most could have been prevented.”

While some deaths during childbirth aren’t preventable, most are entirely avoidable. It’s the responsibility of the medical personnel assigned to the patient to monitor any underlying conditions that might pose a problem during labor, closely observe the patient during their pregnancy and labor, and have precautions and other actions in place to keep the patient and their unborn child safe during childbirth. Medical personnel are required to provide a certain medical standard of care to patients. If a patient’s death in childbirth is caused by a medical personnel’s failure to:

  • Become familiar with the patients’ existing health conditions before labor
  • Monitor the patient for potential issues in the early stages of labor
  • Act quickly during labor if complications arise
  • Sterilize equipment and the room prior to and throughout the patient’s labor
  • Take precautions and avoid handling the patient or their unborn child without the utmost level of care

If your immediate family member has been the victim of medical malpractice during childbirth, you could be eligible to file a wrongful death claim to recover compensation for your family’s harm and losses caused by negligent medical personnel. Generally, maternal death claims in St. Louis can be proved by providing evidence of a doctor-patient relationship, proof of the victim’s death, and evidence that the medical personnel acted in a way that deviates from the way that a relatively prudent and competent medical professional would act when treating a patient during labor.

Missouri Maternal Death Lawsuits

While it’s impossible to put a price tag on the tremendous loss of a family member and their unborn child, recovering compensation with a death in childbirth lawsuit can provide financial support and relief during this terrible time. During your initial meeting with a St. Louis Maternal Death Lawyer, they can analyze your situation, develop a plan to recover compensation from the liable party, and help you gather substantial evidence to support your wrongful death in childbirth claim against the negligent medical personnel or hospital. Typically, by filing a valid wrongful death claim, the immediate family members of a victim can recover compensatory damages such as medical expenses, lost wages, property damage, funeral/burial expenses, and pain and suffering damages, but the type and amount of recoverable wrongful death damages varies from case to case.

How Can a St. Louis Maternal Death Claims Lawyer Help With My Wrongful Death Case?

If you are interested in filing a death in childbirth claim against the medical professional or facility that is responsible for your immediate family member’s wrongful death, it’s crucial to hire a Missouri Maternal Death Claims Lawyer/b> to represent your case. A lawyer can ensure that the victim’s rights are protected and that the odds of recovering compensation for your family member’s death in childbirth case are as high as possible. If you need financial support or other assistance during this time, a St. Louis Maternal Death Lawyer has your case’s best interests at heart and is available to help in any way they can. If you are ready to file a wrongful death claim against the negligent nurse, doctor, or hospital responsible for your family member’s death in childbirth, contact the Dixon Injury Firm today to schedule a free consultation and discuss your case with our experienced St. Louis Wrongful Death Lawyers.

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