A spinal cord injury can permanently change your life. Serious spinal cord injuries can result in paralysis, including quadriplegia or paraplegia. Quadriplegia is paralysis that occurs from the neck or chest down, and paraplegia is paralysis from the waist down. These spinal cord injuries will result in the need for ongoing care for the rest of your life. It can be very expensive to care for people who have suffered serious spinal cord injuries. When a spinal cord injury has resulted from the negligent actions of others, the victim has the right to recover damages through a personal injury claim.
The personal injury and workers’ compensation lawyers at Broussard & Hart have decades of experience representing people who have suffered serious injuries in accidents in Baton Rouge and throughout the surrounding area. Our lawyers are highly knowledgeable in the laws that apply to accidents that occur both on and offshore, and we have helped our clients to recover millions of dollars in their injury and work accident claims. If you have suffered a spinal cord injury Baton Rouge in an automobile accident or a fall because of the negligent acts or omissions of others, we might be able to help you to recover compensation in an amount that will pay for your losses.