An injury resulting in paralysis is one of the most traumatic events a person can experience. Paralysis can result from various causes. The most common is the partial or total severing of the spinal cord. The Texas injury attorneys at Duke Burleson & Associates provide years of courtroom experience to those family members and individuals who have endured paralysis.
Types of accidents or events that may result in paralysis can include:
- Car or truck accidents
- Slip and fall accidents
- Burn injuries
- Medical accidents
- Birth injuries
- Falling objects
Paralysis can affect the body in various ways. The type, severity, and area of paralysis differ for each person depending on the cause. Paralysis can affect a single muscle or a group of muscles and can be considered partial or total. Paralysis can occur on one or both sides of the body, and can occur above or below the waist. The prescribed treatment varies for each individual.
If you or a loved one has suffered from paralysis, the attorneys at Duke Burleson & Associates may be able to recover damages on your behalf. This may include compensation for medical bills, pain and suffering, inability to work, and lost income. Let the personal injury attorneys at Duke Burleson & Associates get to work for you and your family.