Two types of injuries can rightly be considered “catastrophic”: brain injuries and spinal cord injuries. A catastrophic injury will have the most severe and long-term consequences, affect the most areas of life (work life, home life, recreation), and pose the most difficulties to full recovery. For an excellent resource regarding spinal cord injuries, click here. An experienced Indianapolis spinal cord injury lawyer from the law office of William W. Hurst is well aware of all the possible spinal cord injuries and their consequences.
If your loved one suffered a spinal cord injury, it will be important to have the financial resources to ensure they get good medical care, extended rehabilitation services and, in the worst case, lifelong home care and adaptive equipment. If the spinal cord injury was the result of a negligently caused accident, you may be able to get financial compensation through a personal injury claim. An experienced Indianapolis spinal cord injury lawyer can help you obtain this compensation.
An experienced Indianapolis spinal cord injury lawyer at the law office of William W. Hurst will fight for you. Our goal is to ensure you get the compensation you deserve so you can meet your medical expenses today and tomorrow. Learn more about how we can help you achieve financial recovery. Contact our Indianapolis law office or call us toll free at 800.636.0808. ¡Hablamos Español!
An experienced Indianapolis spinal cord injury lawyer is crucial when these types of injuries occur. The attorneys at our office have more than 35 years of experience and track record of aggressive representation in negotiations and in trial. That experience, coupled with a network of investigative professionals and medical experts, enable us to achieve very favorable settlements and verdicts for our injured clients.
We have handled hundreds of spinal cord injury cases in which clients suffered partial or full paralysis (paraplegia or quadriplegia) because of damage to vertebrae and nerves. We have also worked with clients who experience numbness, lack of sensation, or weakness in the limbs. Back injuries can cause ruptured discs, or bulging or herniated discs, leading to chronic back pain.
While everyone — including juries — considers paralysis to be the most debilitating spinal cord injury, we know that chronic pain from disc injury or degenerative disc disease can truly make life a nightmare. Excruciating, chronic pain causes sleep disturbance, limits mobility, makes work impossible, and can contribute to drug and alcohol abuse as the injured person looks for any means available to numb the pain.
As your Indianapolis spinal cord injury lawyer one of our attorneys will work to help you obtain an accurate diagnosis of your spinal cord injury and the medical and rehabilitative treatment you will need, both today and throughout your life.
We gather the evidence needed to demonstrate to the insurance company — or to a jury — the many ways in which your injury limits your life. These are two factors that will be considered when determining the amount of compensation you can receive.
Our goal is to ensure that you receive full and fair compensation so you have the greatest opportunity possible to regain your independence and your life after an accident.
If a family member has suffered a serious brain injury or spinal cord injury, contact an Indianapolis spinal cord injury lawyer at our office. To schedule your free consultation call our law office at 800.636.0808. ¡Hablamos Español!
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