Back & Neck Injuries

Helping Serious Injury Victims in Central & Southwest Missouri

Back & Neck Injury Attorneys

Neck and back injuries can be very serious injuries. Not only is there the initial injury to treat but oftentimes long-term care. Some of the more significant and extensive injuries, such as paralysis, paraplegia and quadriplegia, are life-changing and require years of rehabilitation and therapy.

If you or a loved one has suffered a neck or back injury, seek fair compensation so that you can focus on healing during this difficult time. The last thing you want to have to worry about is how you are going to pay for medical expenses, future care costs and finding the time to deal with insurance companies. That is what our experienced Columbia and Springfield neck injury lawyers at Allen, Nelson & Wilson are here to do. We offer years of experience, compassionate counsel and effective representation to injured accident victims.

Types Of Back & Neck Injuries

There are many types of neck and back injuries, ranging from moderate to serious and even life-threatening. Whether you have been injured at work or in a car crash, pedestrian, bicycle or truck accident, we can help you seek damages for your injuries. Neck and back injuries can include:

  • Whiplash
  • Soft-tissue injuries
  • Muscle spasms
  • Chronic pain
  • Numbness and tingling
  • Broken back or neck
  • Herniated or ruptured discs
  • Paralysis
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Paraplegia
  • Quadriplegia

Spinal Cord Injuries

Some of the most devastating neck and back injuries are spinal cord injuries. Spinal cord injuries are almost always permanent. A person’s life is changed forever. There are not only physical scars but emotional damage as well. Costs for therapy, rehabilitation and at-home care can run into the millions. We are here to make sure you receive fair and just compensation for past and future medical costs as well as for any pain and suffering.