Shoulder Injury Lawyer in Linden
A shoulder injury can cause many limitations for the victim of this incident. While some will heal with time, others are permanent causing issues with the victim’s ability to work and go about regular routines as they would before the accident.
If you or a loved one has suffered a shoulder injury due to the negligence of others or from a work related injury, the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Charney, LLC can help.
Types of Shoulder Injuries
A shoulder injury can occur in many different accidents including car accidents, slip and fall accident, workplace accidents, etc. The shoulder joint is very mobile, affording a great range of motion of the arm, but the joint (where the shoulder blade meets the collarbone) is vulnerable, too. There are a plethora of specific shoulder injury categories, such as:
- Brachial plexus injury
- Rotator cuff injury
- Dislocated shoulder
- Adhesive capsulitis (frozen shoulder)
- Torn cartilage
- Separated shoulder
- Spinal cord injury
- Ruptured tendon
- Thoracic outlet syndrome
- Broken arm
Shoulder Injury Diagnosis
Injuries in the shoulder would be involve inflammation from a The inflammation caused by a shoulder injury can cause a great deal of pain, plus other symptoms such as shoulder stiffness and difficulty moving, swelling or bruising, muscle weakness
Some shoulder injuries are easy to identify, but some can only be discovered by computerized tomography (CAT or CT scans), MRI, and X-rays. The diagnosis of the specific type of shoulder injury may take some or all of these tests, in part to rule out other medical problems.
When shoulder injuries occur due to someone else’s negligence or from an injury at work, Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Charney, LLC is here to seek full compensation for your damages.
Shoulder Injury Treatment serves New Jersey
The treatment of shoulder injury cases in the Linden area as elsewhere depends on the particular type of shoulder injury. Rest, ice, medication, exercises, physical therapy and chiropractor services are options, and in some shoulder injury cases, surgery is appropriate.
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- Products Liability
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- Premises Liability
- Workers’ Compensation
- Brain Trauma
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- Neck and Back Injury
- Third Party Liability
- DUI / DWI
Compensation to Pay for Treatments May Be Available
Even minor shoulder injuries can result in lifelong pain and decrease in functionality. If your injury is due to the negligence of someone else, you may be entitled compensation for:
- Physical and mental suffering
- Medical bills – include medication, doctor visits, physical therapy, and necessary surgeries
- Loss of earnings
- Diminished earning capacity
- Permanent scarring
In cases involving shoulder injuries, it is essential that measures be taken promptly to preserve evidence, investigate the accident in question, and to enable physicians or other expert witnesses to thoroughly evaluate any injuries. If you or a loved one has sustained a shoulder injury, call Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Charney, LLC now at (908)-925-8300 or CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT A SIMPLE CASE FORM.
The initial consultation is free of charge, and if we agree to accept your case, we will work on a contingent fee basis, which means we get paid for our services only if there is a monetary award or recovery of funds. Don’t delay! You may have a valid claim and be entitled to compensation for your injuries, but a lawsuit must be filed before the statute of limitations expires.