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Rhode Island Spinal Cord Injury Lawyers

Secure the Compensation You Need for a Full Life - Call (401) 200-4059

Spinal cord injuries are the result of traumatic events that can cause varying degrees of permanent and disabling conditions. They are almost always tragic and life-altering, leaving the victim and his or her loved ones responsible for a variety of needs, including hospitalization, rehabilitation, medical care and expenses for the remainder of the victim’s life; counseling or psychiatric care, lost wages; and much more.

Medical expenses and other necessary costs incurred when a spinal cord injury is suffered are generally high, and most individuals are unable to pay for them personally.

Our Rhode Island spinal cord injury attorneys can provide the seasoned counsel you need. Call (401) 200-4059 to learn more.

How Can I Recover Compensation After a Spinal Cord Injury?

When a spinal cord injury happens, you may need the assistance of a professional and experienced lawyer to fight for the justice and compensation you deserve.

A personal injury lawsuit offers the opportunity to pursue financial compensation for any and all expenses and losses associated with the injury.

In this type of case, the injured person brings a lawsuit on his or her own behalf. These claims can also include compensation for the burden placed on a spouse because of the injury.

Benefits of Hiring Our Firm

Decof Barry Mega & Quinn, P.C. diligently and successfully pursue compensation for spinal cord injury victims. While no amount of money can reverse the damage spinal injuries often cause, large settlements are often imperative to provide victims with critical lifelong care.

Our lawyers have extensive experience with personal injury actions involving spinal cord injuries. We have successfully negotiated and litigated numerous multi-million-dollar recoveries for our clients, and we have a history in this complex field that spans well over 40 years.

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How Common are Spine Injuries?

Every year, there are approximately 12,000 cases of spinal cord injuries in this country, and more than 90% of those injuries are caused by trauma. Motor vehicle accidents account for 43% of all spinal cord injuries. Falls account for 27.1%, violence 15.3%, and sports injuries 7.4%. They can also be caused by a surgical error, although this is rarer. While some accidents are preventable, they are often due to the fault of a reckless driver or an employer’s disregard for workplace safety.

Get Started on Your Case Today

Spinal injuries can dramatically affect the lives of victims and their families. In many cases, these injuries leave victims permanently disabled, or in need of months, years, and in some instances, even a lifetime of rehabilitation, therapy, and care.

When spinal cord injuries are caused by negligence or other forms of wrongdoing, our civil justice system offers a way to recover damages from the at-fault party or parties. Our experienced team is ready to fight for you! Don't wait to get help, contact our firm today.

From our offices in Providence, we represent clients across Rhode Island in spinal cord injury cases. Call (401) 200-4059 to arrange a free consultation with one of our lawyers.