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Newton Spinal Cord Injury

The Massachusetts spinal cord injury lawyers at Sheff Law have an extensive amount of experience in handling spinal cord injuries in and around Newton, Massachusetts.Spinal cord injuries can be devastating to the victim and their loved ones. While some are lucky and only suffer mild injuries, many are left with severe and life changing damage to their bodies and lives. Spinal cord injuries have led to permanent nerve damage, which in turn can cause permanent disability and loss of sensation below the vertebral level. General spinal cord injury symptoms include:

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

Newton is considered home to over 85,000, making it the eleventh largest city in the state. In recent years the population and commerce of Newton have boomed as companies and families move into this historical city. People travel to Newton using the Riverside Green line, the commuter rail, as well as the Massachusetts Turnpike and other roadways.Newton began as a manufacturing city but did not have the resources to continue, though it was the home of Stanley Motor Carriage Company, the maker of the Stanley Steamer. Instead Newton became one of the earliest commuter suburbs and focused on providing splendid homes for its residents. Newton provides extensive options for students of all ages and even higher education options for graduates. Newton also serves an important role each year on Patriots Day in the Boston Marathon. Residents and visitors alike line up to cheer on the competitors and they run through the town and tackle the four infamous hills, including Heartbreak Hill.Newton is an old city but is still a growing city. Increased growth also increases risks and a spinal cord injury could occur very easily. A simple fall while walking to a T station, an unexpected car accident along one of the roadways, or even a sports injury can all cause a spinal cord injury.If you or a loved one has suffered injuries at the cause of another’s negligence or recklessness and believe you have a spinal cord injury, first seek medical attention. Next seek out Sheff Law for appropriate legal action.At Sheff Law we understand our clients and the results they deserve. That is why Sheff Law is has over one hundred and thirty years of professional services and experience. Our dedication to help our clients leads to the results they want and deserve. Sheff Law handles spinal cord injuries throughout all of Massachusetts.For free legal advice and a free consultation contact our Newton spinal cord injury lawyers today at 888-423-4477 or 617-227-7000 or fill out our free form online.