Have you suffered from a back or spine injury as the result of an accident?
Back and spine injury accidents may result from a serious accident, or the compound effect of an injury. Often, back and spine injuries warrant serious medical attention and can affect your overall health, job performance, mobility, happiness and well-being. When an accident occurs that causes damage to your back or spinal cord, it may require extensive medical attention you can’t afford.
Let our team work on your behalf to get the compensation you deserve, while you and your doctor focus on recovery of your health and well-being. If you or a loved one has experienced a spinal cord injury as the result of an accident, contact our Kansas back and spine injury lawyers today for a free consultation. You may be entitled to money for your back injury, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
Hiring Back and Spinal Cord Injury Experts
Back and spine experts are important where there has been serious damage to the body. It might be necessary for a physician to explain to an insurance company, judge or jury, the extent of damages your back injury has caused in your day to day life.
Back injury forensic experts are necessary when it helps to reconstruct an accident that caused your back or spine injury. A back injury forensic expert may testify about the various causes and risk-factors present in your case that may have contributed to your spine or back injury. These experts help to explain the basic mechanics of how the back injury occurred.
Back Injuries in the Work Place
Back injuries are commonly caused from jobs with moderate or high levels of physical labor or movement. It may be weeks, months, or years into the job before you notice a severe back injury has not gone away. You might even be unable to pinpoint the exact date your back injury first occurred.
Kansas Worker’s Compensation laws have changed drastically over the past three years. If you’ve suffered a back injury on the job, it’s important for your lawyer to know how the worker’s compensation laws are structured to ensure you take the steps necessary to get compensated for your back injury. Time is of the essence. You may have a narrow window in which you can get compensated for a back injury of this nature. On our staff serving you, is a former worker’s compensation judge in the state of Kansas. This lawyer knows the intricacies of the worker’s compensation claim process and can help make sure you obtain the compensation you deserve for your back or spine injury.
Does time really matter in a back injury claim?
In nearly every back and spine injury case, time is critical. If you have been injured in an accident resulting in a back injury, the clock starts ticking at the moment of the accident. An experienced spine injury lawyer may need to collect and preserve evidence which may be important in presenting your case. In some shoulder injury cases, it is necessary for a back injury lawyer to collect evidence relating to your spine injury and document the accident scene and vehicles involved in the accident. The evidence collected is sometimes used by back injury experts to reconstruct the events leading up to your injury, or the accident scene itself. Methods used for treatment of back injuries are also most effective if started right away.
Let us fight on your behalf for your shoulder injury to get you the compensation you deserve, while you and your doctor focus on your health and recovery. Compensation won’t heal a back or spine injury, but it can help you get your life back on track. Call us today for a free consultation at (888) 687-2400. For more information on our back and spine injury lawyers, click here.