Spinal Cord Injury Compensation Claims

A spinal cord injury is any kind of damage to any part of the spinal cord caused by trauma, disease or degeneration. These kinds of injuries can have profound repercussions in terms of your strength, sensation and other body functions below the injury, which in turn, can have a significant impact on your life.

If you’ve been in an accident that wasn’t your fault, resulting in a spinal cord injury, the OH Parsons personal and serious injury claims solicitors can help. Get in touch today to discover how we can support you as you seek compensation.

What Causes a Spinal Cord Injury?

Spinal cord injuries can result from damage to any part of the spinal column or the spinal cord itself. This might be because of some kind of trauma, such as a sudden blow, or because of a disease, infection or degeneration.

Some of the most common causes of spinal cord injuries include:

Symptoms of a Spinal Cord Injury

The number and severity of the symptoms of a spinal cord injury will vary widely depending on the location of the injury and the extent of the damage. Some of the most evident symptoms of a spinal cord injury include:

There are also some emergency signs of a spinal cord injury to be aware of:

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OH Parsons will help you establish a strong case for your spinal cord injury claim and win the compensation you deserve. Book a consultation with our serious injury solicitors and start a spinal cord injury claim today.

Making a Spinal Cord Injury Compensation Claim

If you think that you’ve suffered a spinal cord injury that wasn’t your fault or was due to negligence, the first step is to get in touch with the serious injury specialists team at OH Parsons. Our serious injury claims specialists will evaluate your case and assess whether you have enough evidence to support your spinal cord injury compensation claim. From there, your serious injury solicitor will discuss any key information that will be required so we can begin to build your case. This may include evidence, personal documents, or medical files, for example. As your attorney builds your case, they’ll make sure you’re kept fully informed every step of the way.

Why Trust OH Parsons With Your Spinal Cord Injury Claims?

OH Parsons are nationwide specialists in serious and personal injury law. We’ve helped countless people to get the justice and compensation they deserve following accidents and injuries that weren’t their fault.

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Spinal Cord Injury: FAQs

What is a spinal cord injury?

A spinal cord injury is where damage is sustained to the bundle of nerves that are within the spine. This could happen as a result of trauma, such as a car accident, or through disease or illness, such as arthritis.

When can I make a spinal cord injury claim?

It’s best to make a spinal cord injury claim as soon as you notice that damage has occurred. Personal injury claims have a 3 year time window in which they need to be brought to court, so the sooner you make your claim, the more likely you’ll complete it within the required timeframe.

What will my spinal cord injury claim cover?
Spinal cord injury claims cover any kind of injury to your spinal cord that wasn’t your fault. Your compensation can be used to cover medical costs, modifications to your house or car, transportation costs and financial losses from being unable to work. Your claim may also provide compensation for the pain and suffering that this injury has caused, such as disability, and rehabilitation costs.
How much spinal injury compensation can I get?
The amount that you can receive in compensation will depend on the severity of the injury and how likely it is that you’ll make a full recovery. Compensation will take into consideration things such as medical bills, financial losses and how long the recovery process will take.
How long do I have to make a spinal injury claim?
Personal injury claims such as spinal injury claims have a 3 year time limit in which they need to be brought to court. If you believe you’ve been in an accident that has caused a spinal injury, we recommend getting in touch with a specialist law firm as soon as possible.
How do I make a spinal injury claim?
The first step is to reach out to a specialist serious injury lawyer, so they can review your case to see if you have enough evidence to support a lawsuit. From here, your solicitor will begin building a case, using information such as personal documents, medical records and witness testimony to demonstrate that your injuries were the result of an accident. They’ll keep you informed every step of the way to make sure you are able to make well informed decisions about your legal affairs as they pursue compensation on your behalf.