Spinal injuries are usually catastrophic. Victims are frequently unable to work, walk or perform the functions of daily life. Their life expectancy is often shortened. They usually need life-long and expensive treatment. When a spinal injury is the result of an accident caused by negligence or misconduct, victims may be able to obtain compensation for their lost wages, lost earning capacity, pain and suffering and medical expenses.
If the accident was the result of criminal behavior, such as drunk driving, the victim may be able to recover punitive damages. At the San Jose, California, Law Office of John J. Garvey III, we act for people who have suffered spinal injuries and paralysis. We have been helping seriously injured people for more than 40 years. Contact us to learn how we can help you after an accident that caused spinal damage.
Accidents that cause spinal damage often leave victims paralyzed with quadriplegia or paraplegia. Other debilitating injuries include back and neck damage such as pinched nerves, bulging discs, herniated discs, paresthesia, numbness and pain. Regardless of the type of injury, we work hard to build a strong case for clients. We consult with medical specialists, economists, life care planners and vocational rehabilitation specialists. In addition, we work with accident investigators and reconstructionists to develop the facts of the accident that caused the injury. Our experts assess the injuries, calculate the damage and develop a plan to help the client live as fully as possible.
The ongoing expenses often experienced by spinal injury victims can be huge. Our attorney has been able to obtain compensation for victims that includes the cost of:
Our clients include people injured in swimming and diving accidents, auto accidents, truck accidents, and boating accidents. Whatever type of accident caused your spinal cord injury, you can rely on our law firm to provide you with representation that has obtained results for many people in situations like yours. Contact the Law Office of John J. Garvey, III in San Jose, California. It costs you nothing to talk to us about your situation. We offer free consultations; home, hospital or rehab location meetings if you are unable to come to us; and no fee unless we collect. Call us today at 408-293-7777.
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