One of the most severe consequences of traumatic injury involves spinal cord injuries. These injuries usually result in the loss of mobility and can cause permanent physical, not to mention, emotional disabilities. Spinal cord injuries decrease the quality of life through chronic pain and a loss of movement. Minor injuries affect daily living and major injuries can cause paralysis or even death. As a result, extensive medical care is necessary for recovery, even though a full recovery may not be possible. Spinal cord injury treatments can be very costly and in some cases, the victim may not be able to return to work in their occupation.
Spinal cord injuries come in different levels:
Spinal cord injuries have a long-lasting impact on every aspect of the victim’s life. From doing simple everyday activities to building relationships with others, the victim’s daily life will forever be changed.
If you or a loved one has suffered from a spinal cord injury in Austin, then contact the attorneys at Terry, & Kelly, PLLC Personal Injury Attorneys to discuss your legal rights and recover the monetary compensation that you need and deserve. We understand what you need both now and in the future. Call 512-910-2000 today to schedule a free no-obligation consultation.