Head and Spinal Injury Attorney St Louis
Head and spinal injuries are caused by accidents, falls, sports, aggressive acts, and negligence of others. If a head or spinal injury is caused at work, the employer has to cover the medical expenses and loss of wages. If it is caused as a result of medical negligence, the hospital or physician will be held liable.
A traumatic brain injury is a complex injury, and no two people will have the same response to this sort of injury. More than a million Americans will experience a brain injury each year. According to the National Center for Injury Prevention, 1.5 million Americans sustain a brain injury each year. Almost 500,000 children suffer brain injuries due to accidents each year.
A spinal cord injury can be a result of a neck or back injury. Over four million Americans will fall victim of spine trauma yearly & 400,000 of those will live with the continuous effects. Many victims require long-term medical care, and assistance with daily activities.
Head & Spine Injuries Could Result In:
- a coma
- concentration and memory problems
- behavior changes
- impaired speech and vision
- a loss of senses
- a concussion
Claims for damages can include:
- economic and non-economic damages
- loss of consortium
- medical expenses
- rehabilitation costs
When you or a loved one is facing serious spinal or head injuries caused by negligence or wrongful actions of another, you have the right to file a personal injury claim. Haffner Law Firm understands the full extent of the physical, mental & emotional disabilities resulting from such injuries and can help you obtain the complete compensation you deserve. Contact us today to speak with an experienced lawyer about your case.
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