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Have you or someone you love been the victim of a violent assault? Did that assault cause a spinal cord injury? If the answer to these questions is yes, our personal injury lawyers are available to help you get the compensation you deserve. Contact a personal injury lawyer in your area to learn more about your options.
Possible causes of a spinal cord injury include:
It is important to be aware of the full extent of the damage before actively moving forward with a lawsuit against those responsible for you spinal cord injury. You may also look into other circumstances that may have aided in your attack. For example, if you were attacked while at work and the attackers entered the building through a storage room door with a broken lock, the owner is responsible for ensuring your safety while you are in the building. Having a broken lock and not fixing it may provide a solid case for negligence, which makes the owner at least partially responsible for your injuries.
Additionally, if your assault was being crushed during a riot or at a concert, the concert or event organizers may be held responsible for not provided a safe environment. As briefly mentioned earlier, emotional trauma is likely to play a large role in a physical assault. Although a spinal cord injury may always result in emotional trauma, a physical assault adds to this trauma by stripping you of your feelings of safety and security.
If you or someone you love has been the victim of a violent assault that caused a spinal cord injury, our personal injury attorneys can help you get the compensation you need. Contact one of our personal injury lawyers today to get started.