Spinal cord injuries in Columbia, MO can range from bruising of the spinal cord to those that actually sever the spinal cord. The effects can range from temporary nerve damage to permanent loss of function and paralysis. The Bradley Law Firm has helped countless individuals and families in Columbia, MO dealing with spinal cord injuries.
An estimated 8,000 cases of spinal cord injuries happen each year in the United States, and 167 happen here in Missouri.
Auto, motorcycle and truck accidents are the leading cause of all spinal cord injuries. Traffic accidents and especially motorcycle accidents in Columbia, MO can result in broken necks which lead to a very high probability of spinal cord damage.
Paralysis can occur without your neck breaking. In fact, any part of the backbone can potentially sever the spinal cord.
The spinal cord is made up of vertebrae and is supported by discs. Discs are made up of a nucleus and absorb energy to prevent destruction and deterioration of the spinal cord. These discs are designed to withstand ordinary everyday forces, but not large sudden forces like those seen in car, truck, and motorcycle wrecks in Columbia, MO.
Spinal cord victims need assistance in order to live productive lives. Many times, this means family members are called upon to assist the spinal cord victim.
This can be very trying for the victim’s families and for the victim. When faced with these kinds of situations, a spinal cord injury attorney at The Bradley Law Firm in Columbia, MO can coordinate long-term care for clients through a team of doctors and life care planners.
Your Columbia, MO personal injury attorney will then exhaust all resources that are liable to the victim. In cases where there are limited liability resources, we help the victim coordinate care with any combination of the following:
In these cases, the victim will usually qualify to receive social security disability.
The Bradley Law Firm has over 30 years of experience handling personal injury claims and has a great deal of experience with spinal cord injuries. Contact E. Ryan Bradley today and speak to an experienced Columbia, Missouri personal injury lawyer about your case for free.
Our Personal Injury Attorneys have proudly collected TENS OF MILLIONS of dollars in compensation for clients. Below are some of our recent personal injury case results.
"Overall, I had a great experience working with The Bradley Law Firm!! I would recommend Ryan and his team to anyone. Being involved in a car accident can be quite stressful and dealing with insurance companies can be even more stressful. Having Ryan in my corner lifted a huge burden off my shoulders and made this process much easier for me. They handled everything. Tina is great…she is awesome! She’s extremely patient and kept me informed throughout the entire process. The Bradley Law Firm team is very personable, easy to talk to, and a pleasure to work with."
Our Personal Injury Attorneys have proudly collected TENS OF MILLIONS of dollars in compensation for clients.
It is our mission to ensure you receive a maximum recovery for all of your damages, to the fullest extent under the law.
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