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Spinal Cord Injuries The Webb, Stokes & Sparks legal team can help you understand your rights after you have sustained a spinal cord injury and can help you recover compensation for the resulting damages. Through a personal injury claim, you can receive compensation to ensure you or a loved one who has suffered from a spinal cord injury can have the necessary care. Our legal team will calculate the expenses the injury has already caused and will project potential future expenses to ensure you are fairly compensated.

Spinal Cord Injury Attorneys in San Angelo

We Hold Negligent Parties Accountable

Spinal cord injuries are very debilitating and often result in long-term complications. Beyond the medical damages caused by a spinal cord injury, these types of injuries can result in extensive financial damage as well as non-economic damage caused by the inability to work or fully enjoy life with an injury. Spinal cord injuries may also be fatal, and can leave the families of victims to recover financially and emotionally from the impact of someone else’s negligence.

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Spinal Cord Injury Statistics

According to data from the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center (NCISC), there are about 17,730 new cases of spinal cord injury each year in the United States, or 54 new cases for every one million people. There are approximately 291,000 people currently living with a spinal cord injury.

Common Causes of Spinal Cord Injuries

The NCISC data also reveals the causes of spinal cord injuries that are statistically the most common. Car accidents cause the majority of spinal cord injuries, accounting for approximately 39.3% of new cases from 2015 to 2019. Slip and fall accidents are almost as equally to blame for spinal cord injuries as car accidents; falls were the cause of about 31.8% of spinal cord injuries during that time period.

Spinal cord injuries can result from:

Spinal Cord Injury Treatment

Spinal cord injuries can be extremely debilitating, and often require extensive treatment to resolve or manage. People who sustain spinal cord injuries may sadly never fully recover from their injuries. A severe spinal cord injury can cause partial or full paralysis or leave a victim with other complications that will impact them for the rest of their life. Spinal cord injury victims who sustain lifelong damages may require in-home care, the use of medical devices, medications, and other long-term treatment options.

Spinal cord injuries can also lead to complications. An injury may impact a victim’s mobility or organ function, or cause other issues. Depending on where the injury occurred to the spine, the injury victim may experience paralysis in the form of paraplegia or quadriplegia.A person who suffers from complications caused by a spinal cord injury may require additional surgeries, medications, and therapy.

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