No matter the circumstances, getting into a car accident is a frightening and sometimes traumatic experience. This fear can multiply tenfold for pregnant women that are concerned not only for their own health but for the health and wellbeing of their baby.
Our law firm has represented many mothers-to-be injured in car accidents in Maryland and Washington, D.C. There is typically no serious injury to the mother in most car crashes and the mother’s injuries rarely meaningfully impact the unborn baby. But there are several of the more severe injuries that pregnant women can suffer from as a result of a car crash.