A spinal cord injury occurs when a traumatic event, such as a car accident or sports accident, damages the spinal cord. Depending on the site of impact, spinal cord injuries can cause paralysis from the waist down or paralysis from the chest and neck down.
The damage is caused by bone fragments, disc material, or ligaments that bruise or tear the spinal cord tissue. The nerve cells can no longer carry signals up and down the spinal cord between the brain and the rest of the body.
The life-long consequences of spinal cord damage are devastating. The Law Office of Todd Rash understands what you are going through and are here to help. The Law Office of Todd Rash will refer you to respected physicians, medical professionals, and rehabilitation specialists. The Law Office of Todd Rash will staunchly fight for every dollar of financial compensation possible. Spinal cord injuries require extensive medical care and rehabilitation services such as: