Call Us!



Spinal Injuries
Free Consultation and Case Evaluations

Spinal Injury

A spinal cord injury is often a life altering event — physically, emotionally and financially.

An injury that results in partial paralysis is known as paraplegia, and an injury to the cervical vertebrae in the neck is known as quadriplegia. This injury can result in not only loss of feeling and function in all four limbs, but can cause severe pain, loss of bowel and bladder control, spasms, and change in sexual function. The medical costs associated with both paraplegia and quadriplegia are excessive.

 


A spinal cord injury can occur from an automobile accident, medical negligence, sports injury or an injury due to landowner or employer negligence. Medical malpractice can also lead to a spinal cord injury where there is a failure to timely diagnose infections or spinal compressions.

 

One of David Dowling's first spinal cord injury cases occurred more than 25 years ago when he represented a young man who dove off a sliding board into a swimming pool, resulting in a spinal cord injury. David Dowling successfully proved that the swimming pool and slide lacked adequate warning signs and obtained a significant settlement for his client.

 

Spinal Cord Injury Litigation

Most litigation that involves spinal cord injuries has a basis on the legal theory of negligence. The plaintiff has the burden of proving that the defendant has the legal responsibility or is at fault for the spinal cord injuries.

 

In addition, some spinal cord injury cases happen as a result of dangerous or defective products, such as defective brakes or a faulty air bag, which makes the manufacturer liable for damages.

 

If you or a loved one has suffered a spinal cord injury, you need an attorney experienced in spinal cord injury who will represent you with, dedication and tenacity. We encourage you to call David B. Dowling, Esquire to schedule a free consultation and analysis of your case.

 

To schedule an appointment to discuss your personal injury please
call or email us at contact@dpinjurylawyers.com

 

 

Contact


* *

Get in Touch


Email Us

 

12th Floor
One South Market Square
P.O. Box 1146
Harrisburg, PA 17108



Disclaimer

The information contained in this website is provided for general informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. The transmission and receipt of information contained on this website, in whole or in part, or communication with David Dowling via the Internet, fax or e-mail through this website will be treated in a confidential manner. An attorney-client relationship is established once we have a signed engagement letter.

Personal Injury Attorney Disclaimer: This website is dedicated to providing public information regarding Personal Injury Lawsuits, Medical Malpractice Lawsuits and other legal information. None of the information on this site is intended to be formal legal advice, nor the formation of a lawyer or attorney client relationship. Please contact David Dowling at our law firm for information regarding your particular case.

All uses of the contents of this site, other than personal uses, are prohibited. The information on this site is subject to change without notice.