Qualified Hartford Neck Injury Attorneys representing those who have suffered serious injuries due to another party’s negligence.
Trauma to the neck may result in soft tissue injuries, such as whiplash or a more serious spinal cord injury. Although many people do not associate the spinal cord with the neck, the bones in the neck are in fact the cervical portion of the spinal cord. If the cervical nerves become damaged, it is not uncommon for the victim to become paralyzed, either as a paraplegic or a quadriplegic. Cervical spinal cord injuries are the most serious, and victims may require breathing tubes. Other consequences of a neck injury may be: