Spinal Cord Injuries
Accomplished Spinal Cord Injuries Attorney in Vero Beach, FL: Keith Bregoff
At the Law Offices of Keith Bregoff, our spinal cord injury clients in Vero Beach, FL come to us with a life-altering need for legal, financial, and physical help. Suffering from spinal cord injuries can lead to partial or complete debilitation, requiring a lifetime of care. Our experienced attorney has successfully helped our Florida community seek financial recovery from the parties who have caused their personal injuries for nearly 25 years. We can help you, too.
Understanding the Seriousness and Complexity of Spinal Cord Injuries
The US National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health acknowledge that the causes of spinal cord injuries, and their associated factors, are critical in developing successful prevention programs.
The Mayo Clinic provides the information the Institute needs as a premier healthcare provider in the United States.
Their reports explain that spinal cord injuries are the result of damage to the:
- Spinal column disks
- Spinal cord
These injuries can stem from a traumatic and sudden blow to the spine, causing:
The complications associated with spinal cord injuries can include, but are not limited to:
- Nerve damage
- Decreased bladder and bowel control
- Sensory complications
- Diminished limb movement
- Loss of circulatory control
- Respiratory difficulties
- Loss of muscle tone
- Declined fitness and wellness
- Decreased sexual health
- Chronic pain
Spinal cord injuries can happen to anyone, without notice. Our accomplished attorney provides exceptional legal guidance to help those who are suffering from these severe injuries understand the next steps to their recovery. We can help you and your family hold the offending party responsible for your injury, seeking the financial recovery you deserve to obtain the best care available.
Common Causes of Spinal Cord Injuries
According to the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center the most common causes of spinal cord injuries in the United States:
- Vehicular accidents: 39.08%
- Falls: 29.54%
- Acts of violence: 14.41%
- Sports & recreational activities: 8.39%
- Other: 8.57%
- Medical/surgical complications: 1.74%
- Hit by falling/flying object: 1.26%
- Pedestrian accidents: .87%
- Unclassified: 4.7%
No matter the cause of your spinal cord injuries, our attorney will develop a detailed case outlining the significant medical, psychological, and financial needs you and your family require to move forward with the quality of life you deserve.
These expenses and recovery areas can include:
- Short and long-term medical care
- Hospital stays, exams, and testing
- Medical equipment rental
- Prescription costs
- Therapy and rehabilitation
- Lost wages, for the injured and the family caregiver
- Future wages, if you are unable to return to work
- Short and long-term disability
Our approach to understanding your overall needs begins with a free consultation. After we understand the depth of your injuries and the blow it has inflicted on your financial standing, we will work diligently to compile the best case available to hold the party responsible for your injuries accountable. To that end, we will expand our requests for financial recovery to include your current needs, long-term needs, and life-long needs. Not just for you, but your family. We’re all in this recovery process together.
The Law Offices of Keith Bregoff Can Help Today: Call Us Now
If you or a loved one has suffered from spinal cord injuries, contact our Vero Beach, FL attorney today at (772) 492-8967 for a free consultation. We are available to speak with the injured party, or a family member acting on their behalf, with a simple phone call now. We can help you begin your recovery process now by helping provide the time you need to heal, without the panic of the expenses gaining on your heart and mind. Call us now to discover the legal solutions that are available to you and your family.