Spinal Cord injuries will have a devastating effect on the injured person and their family. The injury will impacts the ability to work, complete daily routines, socialize and be independent. The costs of treatments and making lifestyle adjustments can be staggering and adds to the suffering. If the injury is caused by the actions of another then compensation is just.
Paraplegia or Quadriplegia is typically the result of severe spinal injuries. Paraplegia is the paralysis that effects all or part of the trunk, legs and pelvic organs. Quadriplegia, also known as Tetraplegia, means your arms, hands, trunk, legs, and pelvic organs are all affected by the spinal injury. A person who suffers from either will require continuous care. Home modifications, medical expenses, caregiver costs and prescriptions are some of the expenses facing the injured person.
A spinal cord injury lawsuit may allow you to recover compensation that will provide for:
The victim of a spinal cord injury, caused by another person’s preventable action or negligence, should not bear the financial burden of the unexpected accident. Compensation for a life altering injury is just.
If you or a loved one has suffered a spinal cord injury and paralysis at the fault of another person, let us review your situation, determine who should be held liable, and how much the recovery for your injuries should be. Contact Us at (803) 252-0005