Back Injury

Back Injury

A back injury is an extremely serious matter that can impact victims for months or even years after the initial incident. Numbness in the extremities, trouble with grip strength and other issues can linger for extended periods. In their worst form, back and neck injuries can result in partial or complete paralysis.

When these injuries happen in accident that happened as the result of another person’s negligence, victims are able to seek compensation from the responsible parties. These can be extremely complex cases, and having a qualified Delaware back injury attorney can help to ensure that your interests are protected. At the law firm of Schuster Jachetti, LLP, we represent clients across New Castle County, Kent County and Sussex County, Delaware in all types of back, neck and spinal cord injuries.

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Experience With All Types of Back and Neck Injury Claims

When you hire our Delaware personal injury lawyers to handle your back injury, neck injury or whiplash injury claim, we will investigate your case to determine the full extent of your injuries and what type of treatment will be needed to facilitate your recovery. When appropriate, we will bring in medical and economic experts to help us build the most compelling case possible for maximum compensation in your case.

The team of Wilmington DE injury attorneys at our firm have experience handling all kinds of accidents that resulted in back and neck injuries, including:

Workers Comp Back Injuries

The back/spine is one of the most used structures in the human body.  It consists of a complex series of bony structures, discs, ligaments, muscles, tissues and nerves.

Many times, through over-exertion or unexpected incidents, injury is caused to the spine.  The most common injury occurs when too much stress and pressure on the spine cause the discs between the bony structures in the spine to bulge and put pressure on the nerves running through the spine, causing pain.

Twisting while bearing weight and also improper lifting both can easily lead to a permanent back injury.  It is very important to always protect your back, lift with your legs and wear a back brace.  No one will think less of you.

If you do suffer a workers comp back injury, it is important to get treatment right away.  Many times, workers comp back injuries can lead to a deterioration of the spine, causing further permanent damage down the road including painful arthritis.

Many times, the beginning treatments through workers comp are simply inadequate to prevent lifelong injury.  You need a Middletown Delaware injury lawyer to fight for your health and good medical practitioners in your corner if you are going to try and recover from a back injury.

Discuss Your Case With Our Wilmington Neck Injury Attorneys

Contact one of our Wilmington injury attorneys, Dover DE injury lawyers or Georgetown, Delaware personal injury lawyers to discuss your whiplash case, neck injury claim or back injury with a lawyer. We offer a free initial consultation whenever and wherever it is convenient for you. We are available evenings and weekends, and regularly visit clients at home or in the hospital. You can reach us by phone in Wilmington at (302) 984-1000, in Smyrna at (302) 659-6577 or via e-mail. In Sussex County, Delaware dial (302) 856-2400.

Our team of Delaware car accident, personal injury and workers’ compensation lawyers serve all of Delaware including Wilmington, Greenville, Fairfax, Talleyville, Newark, New Castle, Bear, Glasgow, Pike Creek, Hockessin, Middletown, Odessa, Townsend, Dover, Milford, Harrington, Laurel, Seaford, Dagsboro, Georgetown, Milton, Millsboro, Lewes, Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach, Bethany Beach, Fenwick Island and Ocean View, Delaware.