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Spinal Cord Injuries

Columbus Spinal Cord Injury Lawyers

Providing Compassionate Representation for Clients Throughout Ohio

Few injuries are as devastating as spinal cord injuries. When the spinal cord suffers damage, it can cause immense pain, permanent nerve damage, and, in the most severe cases, paralysis. Victims’ lives will often never be the same. The cost of treating these injuries can easily exceed hundreds of thousands—if not millions—of dollars, leaving victims and their families grappling with serious financial hardships in the wake of the accident. When the victim is unable to return to work, either during his or her recovery period or permanently due to a new disability, it can add even greater challenges to an already difficult situation.

At Ross, Midian & Breitmayer, LLC, we understand just how serious and life-altering a spinal cord injury can be. We also know that you do not have to face these new challenges on your own. If your spinal cord injury was the result of someone else’s negligent or wrongful behavior, you have the right to file a personal injury claim and seek compensation for your medical bills, lost income, and pain and suffering. Our Columbus spinal cord injury lawyers can help.

To learn more, contact us online or call (614) 450-2223 and request a free consultation. We are available 24/7.

Who Is Eligible to File a Spinal Cord Injury Claim?

As in any other personal injury claim, in order to bring a catastrophic injury claim for a spinal cord injury against another person or party, you will need to establish that they were liable for your injury. In other words, you need to show that you sustained the injury because of the actions (or inactions) of another party.

In order to be eligible to file a spinal cord injury claim in Columbus, Ohio, you need to prove all of the following elements:

  • Another party owed you a duty of reasonable care
  • The other party failed to uphold this duty of reasonable care
  • As a result of this failure, you were injured
  • Your injury led to measurable damages

For example, if you were injured in a car accident caused by a distracted driver, you can establish that the other driver failed to uphold his duty of reasonable care to you, which all motorists are presumed to owe to others on the road, by acting negligently. Driving while distracted is a form of negligence. If you sustained a spinal cord injury after being rear-ended by the distracted driver and needed emergency medical treatment, ongoing rehabilitative care, and missed months of work during your recovery, you can take action against the distracted driver and file a claim with his auto insurance provider.

This is just one example of when you may be eligible to bring a spinal cord injury claim; to learn whether you have grounds for a case, contact Ross, Midian & Breitmayer, LLC and request a complimentary case evaluation. One of our attorneys will be directly involved in your case from the moment you call until the day your case is resolved.

When Does Negligence Cause Spinal Cord Injuries?

The aforementioned example is one common instance in which negligence can lead to serious injuries, such as spinal cord injuries. But there are many other common causes of spinal cord injuries that can be attributed to someone else’s negligence.

Common causes of spinal cord injuries include:

Whenever another party—be it an individual person, a manufacturer, a business, or some other entity—is negligent, careless, or reckless, the injured individual and/or their family members can take legal action to hold the liable party accountable.

Why You Need an Attorney

Spinal cord injuries are catastrophic. These types of claims typically require extensive investigation and testimony from a variety of expert witnesses. In order to ensure that you receive the full compensation you need (and deserve) for your current and future damages, it’s important that you work with an experienced attorney who knows how to investigate, evaluate, prepare, and litigate these types of claims.

At Ross, Midian & Breitmayer, LLC, our Columbus spinal cord injury lawyers are ready to answer your questions, address your concerns, and build a strong case that supports your rightful recovery. We work to maximize our clients claims, an approach that has helped us recover millions of dollars on behalf of injured Ohioans throughout our years in practice. Most of all, we genuinely care about you and your recovery. Our team will offer you the compassionate, caring, and personalized legal guidance you deserve.

Get in touch with us today at (614) 450-2223 to schedule your free, no-pressure consultation.

Client Testimonials

Real Stories From Real People We've Helped
  • We were treated like family members.

    “They kept us informed about everything and explained everything carefully to make sure we understood. We have recommended Brian on numerous occasions to our family and friends. Brian and his staff are professional, reliable, and more than competent.”

    - P.K.
  • Helped me through each step.

    “Got my case resolved, and they helped me through each step of the way! I would definitely recommend them.”

    - C.H.
  • RMB was great to work with.

    “They worked with me to reach a settlement I felt comfortable with, instead of the first two low offers the opposing counsel made. All of my calls were returned in a timely manner (if not answered when placed).”

    - B.L.
  • I never had to wonder how things were going.

    “George was great to work with following a personal injury accident. He explored every single option to achieve the results we were looking for. RMB was also excellent at keeping me updated on the progress of my case.”

    - J.B.
  • Thank you for all you have done.

    “Mr. Ross went out of his way to help me through a difficult time. He and his office kept me informed every step of the way and went above and beyond to win my case.”

    - K.H.
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There Is No Substitute for Results

We've Recovered Millions for Injured Clients
  • Bus Passenger Accident $300,000

    The client was a passenger on a bus, which ran off the road into a ditch causing two compression fractures in his low back (non-surgical).

  • Motor Vehicle Accident $250,000 Policy Limits

    Client was involved in head on collision which required extraction.

  • Motor Vehicle Accident $250,000 Policy Limits

    Client was struck by vehicle that ran a stop sign. Multiple fractures.

  • Motor Vehicle Accident $200,000

    Multiple-impact, rear-end collision resulting in multiple disc herniations.

  • Motor Vehicle Accident $185,000

    Client was struck by vehicle that ran a stop sign.

  • Motor Vehicle Accident $185,000

    Client was struck by vehicle that ran stop sign and rolled Jeep. Client walked away but subsequently developed shoulder injuries.

  • Motorcycle Crash $150,000

    Defendant came across three lanes of traffic and struck client who was on his motorcycle. Client suffered substantial “road rash” and a knee injury (non-surgical).

  • Motor Vehicle Accident $100,000 Policy Limits

    Client was rear-ended causing low back injury requiring fusion surgery.

  • T-Bone Accident $90,000

    The defendant failed to stop at a red light and T-boned the client on the passenger side of her vehicle.

  • Motor Vehicle Accident $90,000

    Client was struck by vehicle that ran a stop sign, causing a concussion, vertigo, right ankle injury, and right wrist injury.

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Our Promise to Our Clients

Why You Can Count on Us to Fight for You
  • Guidance & Support

    Our experienced attorneys will handle everything connected to your claim, so that you can focus on your recovery.

  • Client-First Approach

    We pride ourselves on our client-first approach, which compels us to treat each client like a close friend or family member.

  • Trial Experience

    We possess extensive trial experience and are not afraid to take your case to trial to fight for the justice you deserve.

  • Undivided Attention

    At RMB, we pride ourselves on providing our clients with the responsiveness & attentiveness that they need and deserve. 

Your Injury is Personal to Us

If you schedule an appointment with us, you will have one of our lawyers (not a paralegal or admin), at your home or place of business to answer all the questions you have about your claim. There is no bait and switch with RMB. If you choose us, WE will handle your injury claim from beginning to end.