The spine is the body’s central support structure that keeps us upright, connects parts of the skeleton to each other, and protects the delicate spinal cord in its center. Injuries to the spine can damage the spinal cord and lead to paralysis. If you have suffered spinal injuries through the negligence of another, call Hanson & Mouri in Riverside, CA as soon as possible. We can help you pursue the maximum compensation for your losses.
As stated by Shepherd Center, there are four sections of the spine – cervical, thoracic, lumbar, and sacral. Spinal cord injuries in different sections can affect different areas of the body as follows:
Spinal cord injuries are categorized in two different levels – complete and incomplete.
According to the Mayo Clinic, the most common causes of spinal cord injuries in the U.S. are:
Spinal injury claims are high-stakes cases involving substantial damages and complex medical and legal issues. If you have suffered spinal injury, it is in your best interests to get an experienced personal injury attorney on your side right away. Call Hanson & Mouri today for effective legal representation in your spinal injury case.