Video Transcript

There are no limits in Florida on the amount that a patient or a plaintiff can recover in a birth injury lawsuit. Oftentimes, those damages again are broken down into two components. There are the non economic damages, which is the pain and suffering, which there is no limit. And then there are the economic damages, which typically are either the past medical bills that the family has had to pay for as a result of the negligence, but more importantly, all of the future care and treatment that the child will require as a result of the underlying negligence.