20% of these birth injuries lead to infant death. Unfortunately, there are times where medical professionals do everything in their power to ensure your child has a normal, healthy birth, but they still manage to experience a birth injury.
Other times, however, medical professionals do not take the actions a competent professional would normally take. If such a situation happens, you may be able to hold the professional(s) legally and financially liable for their actions. They may be judged “negligent” or “careless” by the court of law for the actions they took or failed to take.