Have you suffered a spinal cord injury due to someone else’s negligence or intentional act?
Spinal cord injuries occur after a traumatic event causes damage within or around the spinal column or when the nerves that send messages up and down the spinal cord are severed. These injuries are very common. In fact, approximately 11,000 people suffer some type of spinal cord injury every year.
Spinal cord injuries can occur for a number of reasons including:
- auto accidents
- sports accidents
- slip and fall accidents
- workplace accidents
- defective products
- acts of violence
When these injuries occur, the results are life altering. Many injured individuals will have to endure a life of severe chronic pain, paralysis, and death. In these cases, the injured individual, or the family of the deceased, can seek legal advice and claim compensation from the responsible party.
Common spinal cord injuries that may entitle you to compensation in California include:
- broken back
- spinal fracture
- spinal cord compression
- disk herniation
- fractured vertebrae
- loss of bodily functions
If you have suffered a spinal cord injury that resulted from an accident caused my someone else’s careless or negligent actions, its important to see the right legal assistance for your case. You may be eligible to compensation that can cover your medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Our California spinal cord injury lawyers work on a contingency fee basis. It won’t cost you anything to find out if we can help you right your wrong.