Multi-million dollar award to child who suffered birth injury: Court examines compensation for “pain and suffering”
Child Claims Millions Due to Birth Injury
An Alberta court recently decided a case involving a child who was permanently injured during her birth. The case A.T.-B. v. Mah contained an interesting analysis of a variety of legal issues that typically arise in medical malpractice claims.
I thought the case was worth writing about because of the judge’s views regarding the plaintiff’s claim for compensation for “pain and suffering.”