Long Island Spinal Injury Lawyer
Spinal cord injuries are among the most serious and life-changing injuries a person can suffer, resulting from a sudden blow or trauma to the spine. Victims often lose mobility or feeling and may suffer chronic pain, paralysis, paraplegia/quadriplegia and even death. With that said, if you or a loved one has suffered a back or spinal injury due to another’s negligence it is imperative to seek the assistance of a Long Island spinal injury lawyer to file an injury claim. An experienced catastrophic injury attorney can take a look at your claim and help to compile evidence necessary to recover damages.
Common Causes of Spinal Injuries
More than 11,000 people in the United States suffer a spinal cord injury each year. The most common causes are:
- Vehicle accidents
- Sports injuries
- Construction accidents
Spinal Cord Injuries can be life-altering, not for only the injured person, but for family and friends as well. It often means adjusting to a whole new way of living as well as financial burdens from costly medical treatments, therapy, loss of job and expensive home and vehicle modifications to allow for greater accessibility. For this reason, those impacted should consult with a Long Island spinal injury attorney as soon as possible to discuss their legal options.
Benefits of a Long Island Spinal Injury Lawyer
If you or a loved one has suffered a spinal cord injury, our experienced Long Island spinal injury lawyers can help make sure you get the compensation you deserve. At Goldstein and Bashner we will work with an array of medical professionals who can both help you get the treatment you need and fully demonstrate the extent of your injuries in court.
Contact us for a free consultation. We’ll sit down with you to answer all your questions and concerns, discuss your case and let you know what to expect from the legal process.