Lizzy’s parents suspected a preventable birth injury led to their daughter’s cerebral palsy, but didn’t know how to go about uncovering the truth. When they tried to get her medical records, Lizzy’s parents discovered they had been hidden away and kept under lock and key. In a new video, their attorney, Ken Suggs, and Lizzy’s parents discuss how they worked together to find out what caused their daughter’s cerebral palsy.
Obtaining medical records is one of the first steps in determining whether a preventable birth injury occurred. Attorney Ken Suggs offers this advice to parents trying to gather their child’s medical records:
Obtaining your records is just the first step. Only an expert can interpret them and determine if a birth injury occurred. Parents should look for a law firm with extensive experience in handling birth injury cases. Janet, Jenner & Suggs, LLC has helped hundreds of families across the country find out the truth about their children’s cerebral palsy. For more information or to speak to a cerebral palsy attorney, contact our office.