Spinal Cord Injury Cases

 
 
Etiology of SCI Since 2000 - Workers Compensation in Turners Falls, MA
 
Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) is damage to the spinal cord that results in a loss of function, mobility, or feeling. Frequent causes of damage are trauma (car accidents, gunshots, falls, etc.) or disease (polio, spina bifida, Friedreich's Ataxia, etc.). The spinal cord does not have to be severed in order for a loss of functioning to occur. In fact, in most cases of SCI, the spinal cord is intact, but the damage to it results in loss of functioning. Almost 11,000 people in the U.S. sustain a traumatic spinal cord injury each year, resulting in temporary or permanent sensory deficit, motor deficit, ... Read more