New Orleans Back Injury Attorneys
Injuries to the back or neck are tricky. Symptoms may be delayed or minor at first, when in fact a person has suffered serious damage. Soon it is painful to walk, sit, sleep or do anything.
If you suffered a neck or back injury in an accident, or if you are sore the next day, it is important to seek medical attention right away. At Stephen Rue & Associates Law Firm , we know that early diagnosis and treatment is important to your medical recovery as well as your legal case.
Metairie personal injury lawyer Stephen Rue has represented the injured for more than 26 years in New Orleans and throughout Louisiana. We can handle your personal injury or workplace injury claims for spinal injuries and the associated impact on your life.
Metairie Neck Injury Lawyers · Full Compensation For Serious Injury
Our legal team has recovered compensation for back and neck injuries from motor vehicle accidents, construction accidents, slip and fall, surgical negligence and other causes. We know what steps to take to prove that you were the victim of someone else’s negligence, and we pursue all sources of insurance coverage to make sure that you are adequately compensated.
Back injuries and cervical injuries are among the most common injuries. We are familiar with the debilitating effects of:
- Fractured vertebrae
- Dislocated neck
- Herniated disk
- Lower lumbar strain
- Whiplash (neck sprain)
We can help clients connect with medical specialists and chiropractors. A correct diagnosis is critical to the proper treatment. Medical documentation of the physical damage, limited range of motion, chronic pain, sleeplessness and other effects is also crucial to recover of damages.
Our lawyers consult with clients, doctors and other professionals to calculate damages: future care (including surgical remedy), lost wages, lost earning capacity, disability, and pain and suffering.