Sometimes, the negligence of individuals in Alaska can cause catastrophic injuries to others. A spinal cord injury is one such injury that could be traumatic and life-changing. A sports injury, fall, automobile accident, assault or workplace accident can damage the spinal cord.
Drivers or passengers who are victims of car accidents in Alaska may be fortunate to be alive, but in many cases, their injuries are life-changing. Anyone who suffers a severe spinal cord injury will have to cope with substantial physical and financial consequences. Not only could this involve long-term medical treatment, but it could also prevent the victim from earning an income.