Spinal Cord Injury Compensation Claim in Staffordshire
Have you sustained a spinal cord injury? There are many different types of accidents which can cause a spinal cord injury, from road traffic accidents to falls from height to accidents at work. Recovery or partial recovery is possible in some cases of spinal cord injuries and sadly in most cases the injuries are permanent.
If you or a loved one have suffered a spinal cord injury within the last 3 years, Accident Advice Helpline’s team of dedicated advisors and professional solicitors are available to secure you the maximum compensation claim in Staffordshire for your spinal cord injury. Accident Advice Helpline helps thousands of people with spinal cord injuries make compensation claims every year.
Types of Spinal Cord Injury
There are two main types of spinal cord injuries; complete injury – means there is no function below the level of the injury, and both sides of the body are affected. Incomplete injury – means there is some function below the level of the injury.
A spinal cord injury usually results in paralysis, for example:
- Paraplegia: depending on where the injury occurs paralysis may be confined to the legs
- Quadriplegia: usually results in loss of movement in all limbs.
Common types of Accidents that cause Spinal Cord Injuries
- Road traffic accidents, especially car accidents
- Falls from heights, for example, at work.
Here at Accident Advice Helpline, we know that a spinal cord injury is life-changing. We understand how important it is that you receive adequate compensation for your injury, loss of earnings, future loss of wages, medical treatment and care, as well as adaptions that may need to be made to your home. That’s why our specialist solicitors fight hard to make sure you are awarded the greatest possible amount in damages. You can be confident in the knowledge that your compensation claim in Staffordshire is in the hands of a truly dedicated team.
If you or someone have suffered a spinal cord injury in an accident that wasn’t your fault, call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 180 4123. We are available to take your call 24/7 and you can call us for advice with no obligation to proceed with your compensation claim in Staffordshire.
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Date Published: 24th August 2013