Paralysis refers to the partial or complete loss of muscle functions of a specific body part. In most cases paralysis leads to the complete loss of feelings and strength in a particular muscle, or a group of muscle composing of a limb.
can lead to drastic lifelong medical complications and a requirement for permanent care and treatment. The costs of treating paralysis and caring for victims are very high. According to estimates the lifetime cost of care for a sufferer of Quadriplegia ranges between $3.5 million dollars and $5.5 Million dollars. The total national direct cost of paralysis injuries exceeds over $8.0 billion dollars.
Chances for Recovery
: Only 1% of all spinal cord injury patients are able to fully recover; most have to deal with daily tasks that have know become increasingly difficult including washing dishes, cooking, cleaning, and bathing
Secondary Costs of Paralysis Injuries
: Outside primary economic costs associated with Paralysis injuries, there are non-economic and secondary costs affecting the everyday lives of victims spinal cord damages. Such costs included
- The increases chance of secondary medical conditions including, infections, ulcers and respiratory tract lung disease.
- The increase rate of psychological issues including –depression, anxiety, post traumatic stress.
- Pain and Suffering including mental anguish
Who Should Pay for the Costs of My Injuries – Nerve Damage Injury Claim Lawsuit
You and your loved ones should not have to bear the cost of injuries causes by the negligence or intentional acts of an at fault party. The Downtown LA Personal Injury Law Firm is dedicated to protecting the rights of individuals harmed due the acts of others. Our Personal Injury Law Firm has the experience, knowledge, dedication and financial resources to take on all responsible parties including large corporations, insurance companies, and high powered personal injury defense litigators.
Common Causes of Paralysis Nerve Damage
Paralysis can be causes by numerous forces some of the most common are as follows
Spinal Cord Nerve Damage
- Injury to the Spinal Cord
- Complications from a Traumatic Brain Injury
- Birthing Injury – Birth Defect, Cerebral Palsy and Erbes Palsy
- Medical Complications –Stroke, Multiple Sclelorosis (MS) Post-Polio Syndrome, Tumors,
- Slip and Falls
- Sporting and recreation accidents
- Motor Vehicle Accidents
- Motorcycle Accident
- Play Ground Accidents
- Victims id Violent Crimes – Assault and battery, Sexual Assault
- Falling Object and Falling Debris Accident
- Medical malpractice – Surgery malpractice and hospital negligence in care and treatment
: Nerve damage caused by injury to the spinal column can lead cause devastating medical complications. Some of the most common causes of nerve damage on the spinal cord column are as follows
- Trauma causes by Auto Accidents, Sports Injuries, and Motorcycle Accidents
- Herniated Disc – Slipped Disc Injuries, ruptured disc
- Pinched Nerve Damage
- Tumor in the Spinal Cord Column
: Paresis refers to the general weakness of the muscles of the limbs causes by nerve damage, spinal cord injury or paralysis injuries. An individual suffering from paresis will have a loss of motor skills in the limbs, and can lead to the inability of the individual to work and perform his daily task and work. Such individuals may need long term medical care and treatment. In many instances individuals with suffering from paresis don’t believe they are entitled to recovery for their injuries. However if another individual was at fault for your injuries
then compensation for your loss can be achieved.
Statistics on Paralysis Injuries
: Most victims of spinal cords paralysis injury are males; while most individual while suffer a traumatic paralysis injury are under the age of 40. If you or a loved one has suffered a Paralysis injury as a result the acts of another contact our Personal Injury Attorney for a free no cost consultation and review of your case. We are available 7 days per week including weekends and holidays
Trusted Legal Representation -Compensation for Your Paralysis Injuries
If you’ve sustained a paralysis injuries as a result bodily trauma form a traffic accident, sport injury or violent act, you must first tend to your wounds and heal your injuries. Seeking vindication of your rights is our job
At Downtown LA Law Group our Los Angles Personal Injury Law Firm are skilled and knowledgeable in defending the rights of victims of spinal cord injury. You can receive compensation for damages including….
- Hospitalization and Recovery and Rehabilitation Costs
- Pain Management Costs
- Lost Wages and Future Loss of Income
- Pain and Suffering and Emotional Distress
- Punitive Damages – where possible
The Ultimate Guide to Paraplegia and Quadriplegia Injuries
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