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Slip and Fall during Pregnancy: Call Milwaukee Personal Injury Attorneys

Slip and Fall during Pregnancy MilwaukeeEvery expectant mother’s worst nightmare is to accidentally injure her baby or, worse, cause a miscarriage. Fortunately, babies are protected throughout pregnancy with amniotic fluid and a strengthened abdominal cavity. Even falling directly on your baby bump is unlikely to cause any harm to your baby. You, however, may still experience some pain and need to file a personal injury lawsuit to receive the compensation you deserve.

It is not uncommon for pregnant women to experience a fall due to their shifting center of gravity, fluctuating weight, and ligaments and muscle swelling to prepare for birth. They are also more likely to suffer additional injuries from the extra weight when they fall. Many women instinctively turn their stomach away from the ground when they slip, leading to back and side injuries.

Recovering from a Fall while Pregnant

In the event of a fall, pregnant women should contact their OB/GYN to arrange an ultrasound to confirm everything is fine with their baby. Women over 35 or in their last trimester should especially have a checkup right away. If you pursue a personal injury settlement with Warshafsky Law’s Milwaukee slip and fall lawyers, the details of your medical appointment will be used to help make your claim.

As in any slip or fall case, you should document the conditions of your fall and contact the owner of the property where the incident took place. Other factors, such as black ice or building negligence, should also be noted as soon as possible.

If you or your baby were injured by a slip and fall during pregnancy, Milwaukee’s top personal injury lawyers of Warshafsky Law will help you receive the financial restitution you deserve.

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Warshafsky is a based-in-Milwaukee personal injury law firm serving the injured since the 1950s.

Warshafsky has brought hundreds of successful lawsuits against auto makers, drug companies and insurance companies. Many clients choose us in part because we are able and willing to fund a case fully through trial and even appeal. Insurance companies value your claim based on the quality of your lawyer. No other Wisconsin law firms boast a board-certified accident investigator and a doctor who is also a lawyer and an attorney who represented insurance companies.

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