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Paralysis From Accident

If you or a loved one was paralyzed by the negligence of another, get in touch with the personal injury lawyers at the Law Offices of Jason Turchin who handle paralysis claims. Our Florida Personal injury lawyers have experience with paralysis cases and know how to win compensation for their clients. Our FL Personal injury lawyers also understand that being paralyzed is a life-changing event which can impact every aspect of a person's life. Personal injury lawyer Jason Turchin has resolved numerous paralysis and other catastrophic injury claims, and can fight to help you or your loved one recover damages for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering.

Types of Accidents which can cause paralysis

According to the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center, there are over 17,000 new cases of paralysis caused by traumatic injuries every year. These include accidents involving automobiles, motorcycles, bicycles, buses, pedestrians and 18-wheelers, as well as shootings, stabbings, construction accidents, defective products, and traumatic falls. Our Florida Personal injury lawyers who handle paralysis claims can help these individuals recover compensation for their damages associated with paralysis.

Compensation a paralysis victim may recover

There are two different types of damages which Personal injury lawyers at the Law Offices of Jason Turchin can help paralysis victims recover: economic and non-economic. Economic damages include:
  • Medical expenses, such as hospital stays and physical therapy
  • Lost future earnings due to inability to return to work
  • Cost of home modifications for wheelchair access
  • Future medical treatment
Personal injury lawyer Jason Turchin can fight to make sure paralysis victims get the compensation they deserve. We understand what issues are important when considering compensation for paralysis, and can build a strong argument on your behalf.

Non-economic damages include pain and suffering, loss of enjoyment of life, and loss of consortium (injury to the relationship between you and your spouse). Personal injury attorney Jason Turchin helps paralysis victims recover compensation for these damages.

How does someone become paralyzed?

There are many ways that an individual can become paralyzed. Paralysis is often caused by damage to the spinal cord which results in lack of control over body movement or function below the point of the injury. Some types of causes of paralysis include :
  • Spinal cord injuries caused by gunshot wounds, stabbings or other penetrating trauma
  • Spinal fractures or damage to disks or vertebrae can also cause paralysis
How can a paralysis victim quality for compensation after an accident or shooting?

You may quality for compensation from an accident or shooting incident if someone contributed somehow to the incident or accident.

Product Liability Lawyers for Paralysis Victims

If you have been paralyzed due to a defective product, product liability attorney Jason Turchin can help. Our national product liability lawyers are experienced in product liability cases and have the knowledge to help you recover damages caused by a defective product.

Common types of product liability claims which may cause paralysis include:
  • Defective airbags
  • Faulty seat belts
  • Defective tires
  • Dangerous drugs and medical devices
If you have been paralyzed due to a defective product, call us today for a free consultation.

Negligent Security Claims for Paralysis Victims

If you were paralyzed in an attack that could have been prevented by better security, you may have a claim for a negligent security lawsuit to recover compensation. Property owners generally have a duty to provide adequate security to prevent foreseeable crimes. When they breach that duty and somebody is shot, stabbed or raped, they may be liable for the injuries suffered.

Some examples of negligent security claims that could result in paralysis include:
  • Being shot in a gas station parking lot because the property owner failed to have adequate lighting
  • Being stabbed at a nightclub because the security guards did not adequately check patrons for weapons
  • Apartment complex shooting where the landlord fails to provide adequate security
  • Shopping center shooting where the property owner or manager fails to provide security
Contact us now for a free consultation

If you were paralyzed in an accident in Florida, or paralyzed in a shooting in Florida, you may qualify for compensation. Contact a paralysis rights attorney at the Law Offices of Jason Turchin today for a free consultation.  The Law Offices of Jason Turchin is available 24/7 to help you or a loved one who has been paralyzed.

What if I am paralyzed and live in another state? Personal injury attorney Jason Turchin can still help you even if your paralysis occurred in another state. Our firm has a team of cocounsel firms around the country to assist us prosecute your claim if someone caused or contributed to your injury.
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