Damages can be catastrophic
In most Spinal Cord Injury cases, the vertebral spine column sustains trauma, affecting the spine’s ability to send and receive sensory messages from the brain. This affects the body’s ability to control sensory, motor, and autonomic functions below where the injury was sustained. This is a life-altering injury that should not be dealt with lightly. If you or a loved one has suffered a spinal cord injury, you could be entitled to significant compensation.
Causes of spinal cord injuries
Spinal cord injuries sustained during a motor vehicle accident, maritime accident, 18-wheeler accident, industrial accident, surgery, fall, or a work-related injury that is due to the negligence of another individual. Motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of Spinal Cord Injuries in younger demographics. It is also a common cause of disability or death in adults and children.
Legal issues in Spinal Cord Injury Cases
Personal injury suits require the plaintiff to prove the defendant acted with negligence, carelessness, or recklessness in addition to causation. The defendant must be the actual and legal cause of the injury. Defendants may use “assumed risk” or intentional misuse of product as one of the several defenses used in these personal injury suits. Personal injury cases can be challenging to understand and defend; Chris has the experience to take care of it all.
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The Law Office of Chris Faucheux is a personal injury law firm located at 197 Belle Terre Blvd., in LaPlace, LA. Our law firm focuses on auto accidents, 18 wheeler accidents, maritime accidents and wrongful death litigation. If you have been seriously injured in an accident just call Chris at 985-652-1111.