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Spinal Cord Injury
Time does not heal all wounds. Spinal cord injury is devastating and often leads to paralysis, with victims requiring round-the-clock medical care and emotional support. As many as 10,000 individuals become victims each year of paralysis, either partial or complete, due to spinal cord injuries. Life will never be the same for these victims or their families. The Yost Legal Group can help victims of spinal cord injuries recover the up-front compensation needed to fund a lifetime of care.
Causes of Paralysis
There are many types of accidents or traumas that can result in paralysis, including:
If you or a family member suffered a spinal cord injury resulting in paralysis, would you know what to do next?
How The Yost Legal Group Can Help
The Yost Legal Group wants you to know what to do if spinal cord injury should happen to you. We work hard to educate our clients about their case, the extent of their injuries and other pertinent information crucial to launching the strong litigation necessary to pursue justice and compensation for your injuries. If spinal cord injury does occur, please call The Yost Legal Group for the experience you need to deal with the insurance companies and the skill to guide you through the maze of medical facilities and treatments you will surely face.
Paralysis changes your life forever. That is why The Yost Legal Group leaves no stone unturned in examining and prosecuting every aspect of the accident that caused your spinal cord injury. We are not only interested in what happened; we also want to know why and how. Then we will fight for you with the intensity and aggressiveness necessary to guarantee you and your family won’t face a lifetime of financial and emotional stress. Using all the current technology at our disposal, we determine who was responsible, and we proceed uncompromisingly to get you the compensation you deserve.
Insurance companies will make every effort to limit the payout, either by disputing liability or challenging the amount of damages. The experienced attorneys at The Yost Legal Group know that their clients get one opportunity to achieve a settlement or jury award that covers their future needs. We consult with a variety of experts – life care planners, economists, medical experts, and vocational rehabilitation specialists – to determine what life will be like and to put justifiable dollar figures on our client's case. Our attorneys assemble a comprehensive demand package that accounts for:
- Future surgery or rehabilitation
- Medication, medical devices and nursing care
- Home adjustments or specially equipped vehicles
- Projected earnings over a lifetime
- Ongoing pain and suffering
- Mental anguish and the diminished capacity to enjoy life
A spinal cord injury can easily exceed $1 million in lifetime costs. The spinal cord injury attorneys at The Yost Legal Group are skilled at negotiating structured settlements that ensure their clients can cover their needs in the years and decades ahead.
When you need a caring, compassionate and dedicated lawyer to protect you for a lifetime, you need The Yost Legal Group. Our firm has the resources, the determination and the reputation for obtaining full compensation for victims of life-altering injury. Please contact us to schedule a free consultation.
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Disclaimer: The Baltimore Injury Attorneys of The Yost Legal Group provide information about personal injury lawsuits, including Car Accidents, Slip And Fall Accidents and Premises Liability. It is not meant to be taken as formal legal advice. If you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligence, please contact an injury lawyer at our Baltimore, Maryland office today.