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A spinal cord injury is usually life-changing because the symptoms it causes are permanent and immediate. To try to mitigate the harm caused by your spinal cord injury as much as possible, you might need to file a claim or lawsuit against the party that caused it. Morris & Dewett Injury Lawyers in Bossier City is here to help you start down that road and reach its successful end.
Our law firm has successfully recovered millions of dollars for past clients, many of whom have suffered life-changing injuries like a spinal cord injury. We know what it takes to build such a claim to the best that it can be, so our clients have a fair and honest chance of getting the compensation they require to recover. It might not be possible to get back to the “normal” that you had before your spine injury, but it should be possible to get to another comfortable place with the financial support obtained through your claim or lawsuit. Let’s get you there sooner than later.
The spine encases the spinal cord, which is a bundle of nerves. As it is with most nerves in the body, they are highly susceptible to severe and permanent damage. Even a small spinal cord injury can cause devastating consequences that change the victim’s life forever.
The location of a spinal cord injury will change how it affects the victim, too. The higher up on the spine the injury is located, the larger number of body parts that can be affected partially or totally by paralysis.
Two common forms of paralysis include:
Living with the physical consequences of a spine injury is challenging. The situation only gets more difficult when considering the financial consequences, too, especially if the liable party does not want to pay anything. Our legal team is committed to getting the most compensation for our clients as possible because we know just how much they are going through.
Damages that add to the value of your spinal cord injury claim can include: