Spinal Cord Injury
Chicago Injury Lawyer
Each year, 11,000 Americans suffer spinal cord injuries. The costs associate with this type of injury can be staggering. According to the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center, a 25-year-old person who suffers an injury to the spinal cord can expect to incur upwards of $2.9 million in lifetime treatment costs.
The most common cause of spinal cord injuries is automobile accidents. In fact, since 2000 almost half of all the U.S. spinal cord injuries were caused by automobile accidents.
If a negligent driver caused you or a loved one to suffer a spinal cord injury, it is important to discuss your case with a lawyer. Hurley McKenna & Mertz, P.C. has a proven track record in dealing with spinal cord injury cases, whether the cause was an auto accident, physical violence, or even a sporting accident.
For a free consultation, contact Hurley McKenna & Mertz, P.C. at 312-553-4900 or fill out our on-line form to have a representative contact you.