Few injuries cause the grave and serious consequences that a spinal cord injury does. A spinal cord injury is a neural injury which causes damage to the spinal cord and causes loss of sensation or motor control. This can lead to a lifetime of disability and change the lives of those around you. What functions are affected depends on where along the spine injury occurs and how severe it is.
QUADRIPLEGIA TETRAPLEGIA AND PARAPLEGIA
Tetraplegia, also know as Quadriplegia, is paralysis that results in partial or total loss of use of all four limbs and torso. Quadriplegia can cause permanent damage to the spinal cord leading to a loss of sensation, movement, pain management , bladder and bowel control and sexual function.
Paraplegia is similar but does not affect the arms. The loss is usually sensory and motor which means that both sensation and control are lost. Paraplegia usually results from an injury to the spinal cord below the neck.
Spinal cord injuries resulting from an accident can be extremely traumatic and life changing. There are a wide range of symptoms and effects caused by such an injury. An injured person should consult an experienced spinal cord injury lawyer at Braithwaite Boyle. We have comprehensive knowledge of this devastating type of injury. We have helped many injury victims to secure the compensation they deserve so that they have sufficient resources to help pay for rehabilitation, treatment, and other financial obligations incurred as a result of the traumatic injury. At Braithwaite Boyle we want you to have the best outcome possible,. We champion your cause, maximize your claim and work hard to achieve the best compensation we can for you.
Automobile and motorcycle accidents are the most common causes of spinal cord injury. However spinal cord injuries can also be the result from any other number of accidents, including:
The damage varies case to case, requiring specialized attention from a spinal cord injury lawyer. Braithwaite Boyle has years of experience in this field and can give your case the close attention it deserves. Our hope is to restore you to a sense of comfort and security, knowing that you will be taken care of.
A spinal cord injury can interfere with work, daily movement, and recreational activities. Lost wages and medical bills pile up quickly, and it is our goal to get you the compensation you need. Our record shows the results of our dedication; we leave nothing to chance. Regardless of how it was caused, if you or a loved one has suffered from a spinal cord injury, Braithwaite Boyle is ready to be your advocate and spinal cord injury lawyer. Call us today at 1-800-661-4902 to learn more.
If you or a loved one are experiencing difficulties due to an accident resulting in any Spinal Cord Injury contact Braithwaite Boyle today for a free initial consultation and speak to one of our experienced injury lawyers to get the help and advice you need.
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At Braithwaite Boyle Accident Injury Law, our experienced personal injury lawyers work hard to ensure that you receive the full and proper compensation you deserve. As Alberta's only Accident Injury Law Firm with offices in Edmonton, Calgary and Red Deer, over 32 years of experience, and trusted by over 20,000 injured clients, you can rely on us to get you the settlement you are entitled to.