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Orangeburg Spinal Cord Injury Attorney

Spinal Cord Injury Lawyers Orangeburg, SC

If you have an Orangeburg Spinal Cord Injury case, contact an experienced Orangeburg Spinal Cord Injury Attorney like Bakari Sellars can help you navigate your case.

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Serious accidents can cause financial and emotional stress that can be as devastating as the accident itself. The Orangeburg Spinal Cord Injury Attorney at the Strom Law Firm will work with you and your family to get through the effects of a personal injury. Obtaining compensation for permanent injuries or the death of a loved one due to someone else’s negligence can prove challenging.

Orangeburg Spinal Cord Injury AttorneyContact an experienced Orangeburg spinal cord injury attorney to protect your rights and obtain the compensation you deserve.

Causes of Spinal Cord Injuries

Any accident can cause a wide array of injuries. Injuries to the spine can produce damage to bones, discs, or nerves. Common causes of spinal cord injuries include:

Any damage to the spine is a serious concern. It is not a good decision to try to resolve these claims on your own. You should consult with an experienced spinal cord injury attorney. Preparing for the negotiation of these claims requires extensive medical documentation review. These claims can take years to complete, but a qualified attorney can guide you through the process to quickly and effectively receive compensation.

Damages in Spinal Cord Injury Cases

Insurance companies are in the practice of settling claims as soon as possible. They will look at past claims, statistics, and charts to determine how much compensation a claim is worth. However, an attorney will review the medical records, lost wages, and any other damages to determine how much a claim is worth.

Many cases settle, but claims can be litigated if necessary. Plaintiffs will usually sue for these damages:

  • Medical treatment expenses
  • Prescription costs
  • Lost wages
  • Transportation expenses
  • Pain and suffering
  • Legal fees and costs

Who Bears Liability for a Spinal Injury Case?

Even if it is determined that you contributed to your injury, it does not mean you should not seek justice or compensation. The Strom Law Firm’s Orangeburg Spinal Cord Injury Attorneys will investigate the accident, talk to any witnesses involved, and determine who is liable. We will also look at how these parties could have prevented the injuries.

Types of Spinal Cord Injuries

There are two general classifications of spinal cord injuries:

Complete spinal cord injuries include permanent damage to the affected area of the spinal cord. Conditions in which all the sensory and motor functions are lost, your injury would be considered complete.

Incomplete spinal cord injuries encompass partial damage to the affected area of the spinal cord. An injury considered incomplete would mean there is limited motor and sensory function.

The most common types of spinal cord injuries include:

  • Tetraplegia: Arms, hands, trunk, legs, and pelvic organs are all affected. This is commonly known as quadriplegia and is paralysis in all limbs.
  • Paraplegia: Paralysis affecting all or part of the trunk, legs, and pelvic organs. You may lose mobility or even lose all feeling in the lower part of your body.
  • Triplegia: Loss of mobility and sensation in a single-arm and both legs resulting as a result of an incomplete spinal cord injury.

Spinal Cord Injury Signs and Symptoms

You must seek immediate medical attention if you suffer any type of spinal cord injury. The risk could be long-term damage, and there are complications as a result of not obtaining the necessary treatment. Spinal cord injuries can cause paralysis in varying degrees, but there are a few signs and symptoms that can help you determine your need for medical attention. If there is a remote possibility you have suffered an injury to your spinal cord because of an accident, you should look for the following:

  • Loss of movement
  • Loss or altered sensations (unable to feel heat, cold, and touch)
  • Incontinence
  • Changes in sexual function and fertility
  • Pain or stinging sensation
  • Spasms or exaggerated reflexes
  • Difficulty breathing or clearing secretions from the lungs

How Much Does an Orangeburg Spinal Cord Injury Attorney Cost?

If you have been injured in an accident, seek legal representation immediately. Bakari Sellars and every Orangeburg Spinal Cord Injury Attorney in our office offers free consultation and will only collect a fee in the event we secure a favorable settlement or judgment. Call the Strom Law Firm today at (803) 252-4800 to schedule your free consultation.

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