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Legal Help If You’ve Been Paralyzed on One Side of Your Body

Hemiplegia is a type of spinal cord injury that results in a person suffering from paralysis on one side of their body. Often, hemiplegia injuries are caused by a traumatic event, such as a car accident or a slip and fall. If you or a family member has suffered hemiplegia after an injury accident, you may be able to pursue financial compensation for your damages and losses. Learning to cope with a disability like hemiplegia can be difficult. People suffering from hemiplegia also face serious long-term medical care and a series of painful treatments.

Grant Law Office can help you pursue a settlement that helps you and your family deal with the emotional and financial issues that arise after a serious hemiplegia injury. Contact our Atlanta personal injury lawyer today to find out how we can help you and your family. We can be reached anytime at (404) 995-3955 or (866) 249-5513.

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Damages Possible in an Atlanta Hemiplegia Injury Claim

Grant Law Office has handled many paralysis injury claims over the years. If you or a loved one suffered an injury accident that resulted in hemiplegia, you may be able to pursue financial damages against the at fault party responsible for your injuries. Here are the damages commonly sought after an Atlanta hemiplegia injury claim:

  • Current and future medical bills
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Home and vehicle modifications (such as wheelchair ramps and lifts)
  • Lost current and future wages from missing work
  • Lost future earning capacity
  • Lost quality of life
  • Pain and suffering

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Signs of a Hemiplegia Injury

Hemiplegia injuries involve severe damage done to the spinal cord. This may include injuries to the discs, ligaments, nerves, and vertebrae in and around the spine. An injury to the spinal cord can cause life-long damage that is irreversible. Here are the common signs of a hemiplegia injury:

  • Lost sensation in one side of the body
  • Issues with motor control functions
  • Muscle spasms
  • Lost control of bowels or bladder

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Common Causes of Hemiplegia

There are many different possible ways a person may suffer hemiplegia injuries. According to the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, these are the most common causes of hemiplegia injuries:

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What is the Cost of Being Paralyzed?

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the costs of hemiplegia treatments can add up to hundreds of thousand of dollars over a person's life time. This financial outlook considers the cost of treatments and long-term care, along with any in-home care or home and vehicle modifications necessary. Needless to say, many people are unable to afford these costs out of pocket. This is why you need a tenacious Atlanta spinal injury attorney to help you pursue the financial settlement you and your family require.

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Contact Grant Law Office Today

Grant Law Office can help you and your family secure a strong financial settlement after an Atlanta hemiplegia injury accident. Contact us today at (404) 995-3955 or (866) 249-5513.

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