How Legal Proceedings Benefit Someone With A Spinal Cord Injury As The Result Of Someone Else’s Negligence

If the injury is the result of a motor vehicle accident – which generally is the most prevalent cause of these catastrophic injures – the first issue is to ensure that the plaintiff applies for accident benefits, which are a standard part of the present motor vehicle insurance policy in Ontario. The plaintiff with a […]

The Importance Of Selecting The Right Lawyer When Dealing With A Spinal Cord Injury Case.

It is very important that people select a lawyer who understands not only what the injured person and his family have been through but what they are going to go through. The lawyer in a spinal injury case will be instructed by the medical team about the medical details of the case and what the […]

What A Spinal Cord Injury Actually Entails

A spinal cord injury is any significant injury to the neck or back. It usually involves the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spinal segments and the most serious of all spinal cord injuries results in some degree of paralysis. Many people know the terms quadriplegic and paraplegic. A quadriplegic is a person who has suffered a […]

The Hospital Treatment Given To Patients With Spinal Cord Injuries.

Your time in the hospital is usually spent with various medical personnel, including neurologists, neurosurgeons and all the other people who try to assist you in attempting to limit the damage from the injury, whether it’s the spinal cord, or nerve damage. Even the cutting of a nerve is not just a simple matter of […]

Some Of The Physical Consequences Of Spinal Cord Injuries.

Often after a spinal cord injury, your body no longer has control over things like moderating temperature, and in many cases you no longer sweat, so that your body just heats up. You lose the superficial sensory control of pain so that you no longer have any sensation that your foot, for example, is cut […]