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Can You Make A Personal Injury Claim for An Unborn Child Injured in a Motor Vehicle Accident in NY?

If a pregnant woman is injured in a car accident and her pregnancy was directly affected, she can recover for all medical bills and other damages directly related to the accident. This article is about compensation that can be claimed by a pregnant woman for injuries to herself and an unborn fetus in a car accident.

Can You Make A Personal Injury Claim for An Unborn Child Injured in a Motor Vehicle Accident in NY?

A car accident is especially frightening for a pregnant woman, as she has to worry about damage to herself and her unborn child.  Whether the accident is small or big, it can affect both the mother and her unborn child physically and psychologically. Injury or trauma increases the chance of complications, including:

  • Premature delivery
  • Miscarriage
  • Hemorrhage
  • Birth abnormality / defects
  • Need for Cesarean section
  • Placental abruption

If a pregnant woman is injured in a car accident and her pregnancy was directly affected, the she can recover for medical bills and other damages related to the accident. She may also claim compensation for her injuries and for those related to her unborn child.

The personal injury attorneys at Rockland Injury Lawyers have over 50 years of experience dealing with these types of cases. These lawyers are skilled and professional. They do their best to get you or your loved one compensation. Call 845-709-8005 / 800-940-1799 for a free consultation with Rockland Injury Lawyers.

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