Legal Profile: Spinal Cord Injuries

Last updated 12 months ago

A spinal cord injury refers to an injury that causes damage to the spine so severe that the individual experiences loss of sensation or physical movement. Examples of spinal cord injuries include compression, contusion or spinal bruising, spinal and vertebral fractures, and herniated disks.

These injuries can cause loss of sexual function, loss of bladder control, loss of bowel control, paraplegia, and quadriplegia. Spinal cord injuries may also lead to a number of other conditions, including bedsores, severe depression, emotional trauma, respiratory problems. In addition, spinal cord injuries can make daily tasks extremely painful and even impossible.

Have you suffered from a spinal cord injury due to a car accident or slip and fall? For more information on gaining compensation for your injuries, call the Chicago personal injury lawyers at Malman Law at (312) 983-6193.


The materials available at this website are for informational purposes only and not for the purpose of providing legal advice. You should contact your attorney to obtain advice with respect to any particular issue or problem. Use and access to this website or any of the links contained within the site do not create an attorney-client relationship. The opinions expressed at or through this site are the opinions of the individual author and may not reflect the opinions of the firm or any individual attorney.

  • Loading comments... Spinner
Do you like Malman Law?

Free Case Evaluation

To learn more make sure to call Malman Law at 312.985.9273 today!


  • Recent Posts
    • Loading posts... Spinner
  • View All
  • Recent Comments
    • Loading comments... Spinner
  • Related Links
  • Popular Tags
    • Loading tags... Spinner