Cape Cod Personal Injury Attorney
Back Injuries

When you work with my firm, you can rest assured that your case will be in good hands. As a Cape Cod injury attorney, I am prepared to fight and help you obtain the maximum recovery you deserve. Call (888) 605-5847!

Cape Cod Back Injury Lawyer

Dependable Car Accident Injury Representation

Your back is an intricate structure of bones, muscles, and other tissues that extend from your neck to your pelvis. The centerpiece is the spinal column, which houses and protects the spinal cord – the delicate nervous system that carries signals that control the body's movements and sensations. A person can sustain a back injury from sports injuries, falls from heights, work-related accidents, or a sudden jolt in a car accident.

The Law Office of Scott B. Brilliant represents clients who have incurred all types of back injuries in Cape Cod, including:

  • Sprains and strains
  • Spondylolisthesis – slipping of the vertebra that can occur at the base of the spine
  • A herniated disc, also called a protruding, bulging, or ruptured disc
  • Cervical radiculopathy – compression to nerve roots in the cervical area that can cause pain, weakness, and loss of sensation in the neck, arms, or shoulders
  • Cauda equina syndrome – when disc material gets pushed into the spinal canal and compresses the lumbar and sacral nerve roots
  • Fractured vertebrae
  • Sciatica

If you’ve been injured in an accident leading to a back injury in Cape Cod, call (888) 605-5847 to have your case evaluated by an experienced car accident attorney.

The Devastating Effects of Back Injuries

Back injuries resulting from car accidents can cause a significant amount of pain and discomfort and they can limit movement. Depending on the severity of the injury, treatment options may include medication, ice, bed rest, physical therapy, and in serious cases surgery. Unfortunately, back pain can interfere with one's work, the ability to sleep, the ability to perform routine activities, and the ability to exercise and participate in recreational activities. In serious cases where a herniated disc is left untreated, it can result in permanent neurological damage and cauda equina syndrome.

While acute or short-term lower back pain will generally subside within a few weeks, most acute back pain that is mechanical and the result of trauma to the lower back as in a car accident can cause:

  • Stress on the spinal bones and tissues
  • Muscle aches
  • Shooting or stabbing pains
  • Limited flexibility or range of motion
  • Inability to stand straight
  • Chronic back pain (pain that lasts longer than 3 months)

What Is a Fair Settlement for a Back Injury Claim?

The settlement figure for a back injury can vary greatly depending on a variety of factors, including the type and severity of the injuries. The amount of the award will also be affected by the losses you have incurred, both economical and non-economical.

Common damages suffered by back injury victims include:

  • Medical expenses
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Lost wages
  • Diminished earning capacity
  • Pain and suffering
  • Loss of opportunity
  • Mental anguish
  • Loss of consortium

An experienced car accident attorney at the Law Office of Scott B. Brilliant can help you determine how much your claim is worth and fight for the money you are owed.

Contact the Law Office of Scott B. Brilliant

If your back was injured in a car accident, I urge you to contact me at the Law Office of Scott B. Brilliant. Not only am I a seasoned back injury lawyer in Cape Cod, but I am a former insurance adjuster as well, thereby making me uniquely qualified to go up against large insurance companies. When you work with a skilled personal injury lawyer, you have much improved chances of receiving the compensation that you deserve.

I serve the injured in Bourne, Stoughton, Barnstable County, Buzzards Bay, Canton, Easton, Falmouth, Holbrook, Mansfield, Middleborough, Plymouth, Randolph, Sandwich, Sharon, and Wareham.

Call (888) 605-5847 or contact me online to arrange a free case evaluation.

My Clients Share Their Stories

  • Scott is knowledgeable, professional, compassionate & provides individualized service for each client.

    “Scott has over 25 years of experience working with insurance companies and will fight tirelessly to get you the maximum recovery for your case. Scott cares about his clients and does an impeccable job ...”

    - D.B
  • Very professional, patient & caring!

    “Very professional, patient, and caring person who goes above and beyond to take care of his clients.”

    - D.K.
  • Attorney Brilliant was amazing & always there to answer any questions!

    “Attorney Brilliant was amazing and always there to answer any questions!!! Hopefully, I won’t need his services again but if I do I sure will be calling him.”

    - C.R.
  • Scott is extremely professional & got us the results we deserved.

    “I was very happy I called Scott and have him represent me and my family on our case. He was extremely professional and got us the results we deserved. I highly recommend Scott Brilliant and would ...”

    - D.C.
  • Thank you for all you’ve done on our behalf since our accident.

    “Your kindness and professionalism have made a difficult and time-consuming process relatively easy.”

    - P.S.

Why Hire Us?

  • Hundreds of Thousands Recovered For My Clients
  • Free Case Evaluations
  • 20+ Years of Legal Experience
  • Former Insurance Adjuster
  • Flexible Hours & Home Appointments

We're Here For You

When you are ready to move forward with obtaining the compensation that you deserve, I encourage you to contact the Law Office of Scott B. Brilliant right away.

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