Paralysis can be a temporary or permanent loss of motor or sensory functions following, but not limited to, injury of the nerves, spinal injury or brain. Spinal injuries can include a broken neck, as well as fractures and dislocations of the vertebra. Such fractures can be the result of falls, automobile accidents, negligent acts by others, and even work-related injuries. Such fractures may cause paralysis in one or more parts of the body. All lead to extremely serious and sometimes permanent consequences.
If you think you have sustained a spinal cord injury and/or paralysis due to treatment provided to you? Negligent acts of another person, or by a medical provider, it is in your best interests to consult with an experienced attorney. Call us so that you can be fully advised of your legal rights.
In recent cases where his clients had a spinal injury, Mr. Achrem was able to obtain settlements exceeding $1,000,000.00 for those injured people… including one case in which the jury unanimously awarded $21,000,000.00.