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Neck And Back Injuries From Car Crashes

In an auto accident, the neck and back are very vulnerable to trauma. Because of the delicate nature of the spine and the often jarring motion of vehicle impact, neck and back pain after a car accident is a common experience for victims.

Additionally, the complexity of the spinal column leaves room for injury to soft tissue, nerves and vertebrae, or a combination of them all. Regardless of the types of injury, the muscles of the neck and back are affected, which can cause long-lasting pain and stiffness.

Were you injured in a car accident by a negligent driver, and did you experience neck and back pain as a result? If so, you may be entitled to compensation that can help alleviate the strain of medical bills, lost wages and prescription costs associated with your injury.

Simien & Simien, LLC, works on a contingency fee basis, so you owe us nothing unless we return a successful verdict or settlement for you.

To find out how we can help, simply fill out the “Free Case Evaluation” form at the top of this page, on the right or call our offices today at 866-208-9311.

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Types Of Neck Injuries

Pain in the cervical spine can manifest itself in different types of neck and back injuries. In some cases, victims may sustain injury to a single area, or a combination of injuries, including:

Neck sprains or strains

Soft tissue damage will typically cause a strain or a sprain in the neck. In the case of whiplash injuries, as an example, the muscles are overstretched from the motion of the crash, damaging the ligaments and tendons and causing soreness and stiffness.

Disk trauma

A ruptured or herniated disk will result if the force of the crash causes the disk to “slip” out of place between the vertebrae. Disks can slip from almost any area of the spine, but most commonly rupture in the lumbar spine, or lower back.

Acute injury to the spine

Typically causing bruising or swelling at the injury site, an acute injury to the spine is detected the moment it occurs. Unlike an injury like whiplash, the pain will likely be felt instantly, rather than take days to develop.

Spinal dislocation or fracture

Fractures and dislocations can occur individually or together. In a fracture, the bone will literally crack from the force of the impact; a dislocation takes place when the vertebrae go out of alignment; a fracture dislocation is a combination of the two.

Our Auto Accident Law Firm Can Help With Your Claim

At Simien & Simien, LLC, we know neck and back pain after a car crash can be debilitating. With a tremendous amount of legal experience, the law offices of Simien & Simien, LLC, have a team of knowledgeable, highly skilled lawyers and staff members that is ready to assist you in recovering the maximum compensation for your claim.

Simien & Simien, LLC, has offices in Baton Rouge and Lake Charles, where our seasoned litigators represent clients across the state of Louisiana.

Contact Simien & Simien, LLC, by calling 866-208-9311. In personal injury vehicle collision litigation, there is no fee or recovery of expenses unless our attorneys make a recovery for the client.

If you would prefer to contact us online, simply fill out and submit the “Free Case Evaluation” form located at the top of this page. It’s strictly confidential and 100 percent FREE to send.

If you are looking for a law firm that has knowledge and experience, you will find it with Simien & Simien, LLC.

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Our firm consists of lawyers licensed to practice in Texas, Louisiana & Mississippi. In addition to these states, we provide representation to clients in various other parts of the country with proper local co-counsel associations. We maintain a trial and appellate litigation practice with an emphasis on serious injury and wrongful death resulting from industrial, vehicular, and other life-threatening or debilitating accidents. The recoveries on individual cases has varied so you should contact us to discuss the potential recovery in your case.

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Baton Rouge, LA 70809

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Phone: 866-208-9311
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Suite 1270
Lake Charles, LA 70629

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Suite 1200
Houston, TX 77098

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New Orleans, LA 70112

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