Suffering a personal injury that was due to someone else’s negligence
is a terrible and unfortunate occurrence, to say the least. Even minor
wounds can set you back hundreds of dollars and cause lingering pain or
discomfort. If your accident causes harm to your back, neck, or spine,
the situation can become even more dire. What can be done to set things
right? Can you receive financial compensation for your needless trauma?
Who Caused Your Accident?
In order to start constructing your personal injury claim, you need to
first be able to identify what happened. Simply saying that someone else
was negligent will not be enough. You should get into contact with a professional
personal injury attorney that offers free consultations as soon as possible.
Together, you can discuss what happened to you and who you believe should
be held accountable for your injuries.
Common causes of spine, back, and neck injuries include:
- Car accidents
- Construction accidents
- Medical malpractice claims
- Motorcycle accidents
- Slip and fall accidents
What Are the Consequences of Your Accident?
Depending on the extent of your injuries, you could be out of work for
quite some time as you try to recover. In extreme situations, you may
never be able to work again. Regardless of how much you have been put
back due to your accident, you could be able to receive full financial
compensation that helps pay for any medical treatment and missing wages.
To calculate how much compensation you should seek, you need to consider
the consequences of your injuries, which could include:
- Difficulty walking or moving joints
- Numbness and loss of other sensations
A serious spinal cord injury may have even caused the wrongful death of
your loved one. In this circumstance, you can pursue restitution that
accommodates you for their lifetime of earnings they will no longer collect,
and for your personal trauma.
The bottom line is that you do not need to feel helpless after suffering
a debilitating back, neck, or spine injury. You do have legal options
open to you, and there are people out there who are willing to help fight
for your rights. I, Miami personal injury attorney Danielle Cohen of Cohen
Law, can be the legal counsel you need to confidently bring your personal
injury case to light.
Contact me today to learn how I can represent you.