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Mattapan Spinal Cord Injury

The Massachusetts spinal cord injury lawyers at Sheff Law are experienced at handling spinal cord injuries in Mattapan, Massachusetts and its neighboring communities.Spinal cord injuries are devastating to the victim and their loved ones, and while some injuries tend to be mild, many are severe and life changing. Some spinal cord injuries can lead to permanent nerve damage, which could lead to permanent disability and loss of sensation below the vertebral level. General spinal cord injury symptoms include:

  • Abrupt loss of consciousness
  • Brutal back pain or pressure buildup in back, head, or neck
  • Extreme weakness, clumsiness, or immobility in any body part
  • Numbness in hands, finger, feet, or toes
  • Loss of bladder and/ or bowel control
  • Inability to establish equilibrium
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Oddly positioned torso or neck

Mattapan is a neighborhood within the city of Boston. It is predominantly residential; Mattapan is a mix of public housing, small apartment buildings, and single-family houses. While Mattapan is a relatively quiet area, it can get quite busy from time to time.Blue Hill Avenue and Mattapan Square, where River Street, Blue Hill Avenue, and Cummins Highway intersect, are the commercial heart of the Mattapan. There are law offices, banks, restaurants, and retail shops all through that that intersection. Furthermore, the new Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public library opened in 2009, which added more traffic and activity to an already busy area. To further complicate traffic in Mattapan, there are several public and private schools,Spinal cord injuries can happen to anyone, and they are more likely to happen in areas where there is an increased risk of an accident. In Mattapan there is are a lot of big streets that cut through Mattapan Square, so driving and a walking through Mattapan Square can be dangerous. Fender benders are very common in tight quarter locations, so are pedestrians involved in car accidents. Mattapan is also home to several schools, and most schools provide some form of recreational contact activities, football, basketball, soccer, and ice hockey. Such activities make it quite easy to get involved in an accident that could endanger your spine.If you have suffered from an accident due to another’s negligence or recklessness and believe that you have a spinal cord injury, first seek medical attention.At Sheff Law we understand our clients and the results they deserve. That is why Sheff Law offers over one hundred and thirty years of professional services to our clients. Our experience and dedication to our clients helps them achieve the results the want and deserve. Sheff Law handles spinal cord injuries throughout Massachusetts.For free legal advice and a free consultation contact our Mattapan spinal cord injury lawyers today at 888-423-4477 or 617-227-7000 or fill out our free form online.