Long Island Spinal Cord Injuries Attorneys

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Unlike most other injury victims, those suffering from spinal cord injuries have experienced significant trauma to their nervous system. Our spinal cords serve as the main "highway" between our brains and the rest of our bodies. When it is damaged, it can permanently alter the way we function.

When spinal cord injuries are the result of someone else's negligence, then legal action is called for. These victims must often bear the effects of their injury for the rest of their lives and are left with ongoing medical expenses and quality of life considerations. At Gruenberg Kelly Della, we believe that these accident victims deserve maximum compensation for these kinds of catastrophic injuries. Our aggressive Long Island spinal cord attorneys have recovered more than $100 million for our clients and are ready to ensure the gravity of your injury is compellingly put forth both in and outside the courtroom.

Get more than 100 years of combined legal experience by your side. Contact us today to start exploring your legal options.

What Are the Grounds for a Medical Malpractice Claim?

Medical malpractice claims are complex. Proving negligence is an intricate process and it even more complex when considering the medical field and treatment. Throughout the course of a medical malpractice case the following must be proved:

  • A violation of the standard of care
  • An injury was caused by this negligence
  • The injury resulted in significant damages

Having the expertise of a seasoned attorney with experience in medical malpractice claims can be helpful. Not only can an attorney help to secure important evidence or information, they can help you to understand your opportunities for recovery.

Damages Associated with Spinal Cord Injuries

Generally speaking, when an accident victim makes an injury claim, they are seeking damages for medical bills and lost wages. For victims of a spinal cord injury, there are greater damages to consider and seek from the parties responsible for causing the accident.

Damages in spinal cord injury claims can include:

  • Hospital bills
  • Lost wages (sometimes potential life-time earnings)
  • Home care expenses (including equipment)
  • Loss of enjoyment of life
  • Loss of consortium (if your injury has affected your marriage)
  • Pain and suffering
  • Special damages (such as residential alterations)

Whatever the circumstances and aftermath of your spinal cord injury have been, our team is ready to hear from you. We know how to work with loved ones and medical professionals to craft injury claims that detail the full scope of post-accident needs and burdens.

It can possible to pursue justice. Use our online form to request a free case evaluation to get started.