Spinal Cord Injury in CT Accident Cases

Posted by Richard P. Hastings | Aug 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Being involved in a CT accident can harm you in so many different ways. We are here to help you so you can concentrate all of your efforts on getting well. Put our decades of aggressive, experienced representation to work for you.  Contact Hastings, Cohan, & Walsh, LLP today for a free case evaluation today.

Car accidents are an all too common cause of injury in the United States, and can leave victims with debilitating injuries that could become chronic and hinder them for the rest of their lives.

One of the worst possible resulting injuries from a car accident is a neck injury, with damage to the spinal cord. Spinal cord injuries can result in paralysis or even death, and any type of a spinal cord injury is never to be taken lightly and is always a serious matter.

After a spinal cord injury, many immediate medical measures must be taken to assure the least harmful outcome. Blood pressure must be stabilized, and steroid treatment must be administered to quell the swelling of the spinal cord, followed by a number of tests including a CT scan and an MRI. Other tests, such as finger pricks and light contact will be made, to see if you have feeling or movement on any part of the body, and extremities.

Once stable, recovery from the injury begins, and typically the most important time period in a spinal cord injury recovery is the first 6 months. It is imperative that you put forth all of your strength and will power towards recovering from your traumatic injury, and leave all of the negotiations and settlements in the proper hands. Here at Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP, we are here to be your greatest advocate, and work for you while you begin your road back to recovery.

The insurance company of the person who caused your CT accident case has adjusters, investigators and lawyers working on your case so they can determine how to pay you the least amount of money possible. You need someone working for you. Do not wait until it's too late. Call us today at (888)-244-5480 or visit us online at www.hcwlaw.com to get a copy of our free ebook. Do not hire a lawyer, speak to an insurance adjuster or sing any paperwork until you order our FREE book.

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Richard P. Hastings

Attorney Hastings concentrates his practice on personal injury and litigation. Devoted to helping those who have suffered some type of wrong, Richard P. Hastings concentrates his law practice on personal injury law.


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