Spinal Cord Injury Law Firm
The most common cause of a traumatic injury in the United States is motor vehicle accidents. Motor vehicle accidents account for 44 percent of all spinal column injuries.
The Mayo Clinic estimates that about 11,000 Americans suffer spinal cord injuries each year. Examples of injuries to the spinal cord as a result of motor vehicle accidents include:
- Ischemia: Decreased blood flow to the spinal cord
- Contusion: Bruising of the spinal cord
- Fractures: Broken bones (vertebrae)
- Dislocation: Displaced or misaligned vertebrae
When your spinal cord injury has been caused by another person’s and/or company’s negligence or carelessness, an experienced personal injury lawyer can help you get the compensation you need for medical bills and other damages. The Arizona personal injury attorneys at Petersen Johnson have experience in helping families and individuals recover financial compensation and get justice when they have been seriously injured.
Defending Your Rights
Any injury that is caused by the negligence or recklessness of another party may be governed by personal injury law. Compensation is intended to help you cope with the financial and emotional strain of a spinal cord injury.
At Petersen Johnson, we work with individuals and families like yours to help them get fair compensation and justice when their lives have changed because of a spinal cord injury. Our spinal cord injury lawyers are experienced and will fight for your rights throughout the negotiation and court process. Our accident injury law firm is large enough and experienced enough to protect your interests in Arizona, while still providing you with the individual attention your case deserves.
If you are in the Phoenix area and think you may need a personal injury attorney to help with your claim, set up a free consultation with Petersen Johnson right away.