Back Injury Workers Comp Lawyers Palm Beach County
Back injuries are one of the most common types of injuries and can be caused by many types of work activities or accidents including, but not limited to Delivery Truck Accidents, Construction Accidents, Slip & Falls and lifting injuries. Back injuries often result in damage to the spine and can be diagnosed after obtaining an MRI or other diagnostic study. Once seen on film the doctors will be able to better classify the damage, usually described Herniated or Extruded Discs, Bulging Discs, Fractured Vertebrae, Sprains or Strains.
With more than 100 years of combined workers’ compensation experience, the attorneys at the Law Offices of Franks, Koenig & Neuwelt are ready to help win you the benefits available to you under the law.
More than 250,000 Americans are living with a Spinal Cord Injury. Spinal Cord Injuries are the most demoralizing and complicated injuries to suffer for the victims and their families.
While spinal cord injury are essentially irreversible, there are many medical procedures available to decrease pain and remove aggravating factors.
Back and spine injuries often result in either localized pain (in one area) or with a shooting pain that travels down the arms or legs resulting in a pins and needles or tingling sensation. Often, the hands and feet go numb or experience an electrical sensation. Even getting out of bed can be daily struggle when suffering from a back injury. Driving to work and performing as expected is almost impossible and working on heavy pain medication can result in further accident or injury to the employee or injure others.
Learn more about these back injuries:
- Lower Back (Lumbar)
- Mid Back (Thoracic)
- Upper Back (Cervical)
- Fracture of the Lumbar Spine
- Herniated Disc
If you believe you have a work-related back injury call one of the experienced workers’ compensation attorneys at the Law Offices of Franks, Koenig & Neuwelt today.
Call an attorney at the Law Offices of Franks, Koenig & Neuwelt for a free and confidential consultation today.