A large percentage of women utilize prescription or over-the-counter (OTC) medication during pregnancy. Many medical experts advise pregnant women against using any form of prescription or OTC medication unless it is necessary for the health of the mother or child, because such medications have the potential to cause harmful birth defects. If your child has suffered birth defects as a result of using some form of medication, it is recommended that you contact a Providence personal injury lawyer who can assist you in taking legal action against those responsible.
At D'Alessandro & Wright, LLC, we understand the pain and difficulty that parents experience when they realize their child is suffering from birth defects. We are committed to obtaining justice for these parents by enforcing liability on the individuals or companies responsible. A lawyer at our firm can provide you with assistance if your child has been harmed due to the use of drugs such as:
If another person's negligence was responsible for the injuries your child sustained at birth, you should fight back! D'Alessandro & Wright, LLC is prepared to represent you today!
Our goal will be to secure compensation on your behalf that addresses the expenses related to your child's birth defects, as well as the pain and suffering experienced by you and your loved ones. Prescription or OTC drugs can cause birth defects by:
Birth defects can also be caused by exposure to toxic chemicals or substances. In such cases, parents may be able to secure compensation from the manufacturers of these chemicals, or the individuals or businesses that utilize them.
Contact a Providence personal injury attorney for legal help if your child has suffered birth defects as a result of prescription or OTC drug use, or toxic chemical exposure.