Paralysis is loss of muscle function for one or more muscles. Research shows more than 75% of paralysis victims suffer their catastrophic injuries through trauma. Moreover, motor vehicle accidents, work accidents, falls, and similar direct injuries damage spines. In Southwest Florida, your spinal cord injury lawyers seek accountability, justice, and lifetime compensation for you.
Spinal Cord Injury Lawyers Discuss Paralysis
Many incidents resulting in major harms result from negligence. Moreover, these errors in judgment and action are preventable through reasonable care. As your spinal cord injury lawyers, we share your outrage when quick careless behavior has tragic lifetime consequences for you.
Fort Myers spinal cord injury lawyers know paralysis comes in many acute forms. Moreover, where a spines suffers damage—brain to pelvis—typically determines scale and scope of harms.
- Hemiplegia: Total one-side boy paralysis usually resulting from brain damage.
- Paraplegia: Lower extremities lose sensation resulting from spine at thoracic, lumbar, or pelvis levels.
- Quadriplegia: Also known as tetraplegia, paralysis affects all arms and legs and neck or chest down, and often results from neck injury.
Accordingly, while severe paralysis may be fatal, many trauma victims survive. As spinal cord injury lawyers having decades experience, we know these lifetime hardships are huge for survivors and family.
Spinal Cord Injury Lawyers Know Your Financial Hardship and Lifetime Burdens
Spinal cord injury lawyers share your deepest anguish. We know you losses and challenges are profound. Especially relevant are average yearly expenses ranging from $250,000 to nearly $1,000,000 in your first year. Moreover, lifetime costs can easily exceed $5 million for paraplegia. Furthermore, ventilator-dependent quadriplegic care often exceeds $500,000 per year.
Accordingly, expenses are high because there are so many needs. Therefore, as your spinal cord injury lawyers, we want you to have access to everything you and your family need:
- Daily medical supplies
- Everyday hygiene needs
- Medical equipment
- Home care assistance
- Nutrition support
- Surgical care
- Physical therapy and rehabilitation
- Experimental treatment
- Medical Advances
Unfortunately, you need money. Especially relevant, you cannot rely on public assistance or government programs. Because, they often deny or delay experimental treatment or advanced highest quality care.
Instead, as your spinal cord injury lawyers, we know and want you to have everything you need in your journey ahead. Because your difficulties are so deep, we want you to have complete financial security.
Spinal Cord Injury Lawyers Pursue Your Better Future
All parties responsible for your injuries should bear these financial costs. While compensation and financial relief never make up for your pain, anguish, and losses, spinal cord injury lawyers pursue your lifetime financial needs so you have more choices. Accordingly, we’re working for your better future. Moreover, we’re looking for your more promising opportunities ahead.
Contact me now for your free consultation. I’m David Harris, a Fort Myers injury attorney and trial lawyer having decades experience. I serve catastrophically injured persons throughout Southwest Florida—Lee County, Collier County, Charlotte County, DeSoto County, Sarasota County, Hendry County—and all nearby communities.
Importantly, I believe in knowing you personally, your needs, and your circumstances in every detail. I want to help you on this journey, be your champion, and fight tirelessly for all your hopes, needs, and goals.
You are unique, have value, and brighten this life. David wants to help you. Don’t delay, as we want to start working together right away. Personal home and hospital visits are available.