For people in Los Angeles, one of the most exciting moments of their lives is when they are told they are going to have a child. No matter the amount of time they take preparing for the special moment, nothing can prepare a parent for the possibility that the baby will suffer from a birth injury. These types of issues can arise for a multitude of reasons. In some instances, they are congenital and there is nothing that can be done to prevent them. In others, there is an error on the part of the medical professionals who have been entrusted with the health of the baby.