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Thoracic Spine Injury

Pennsylvania T-Spine Injury Attorneys

Every year people in Pennsylvania sustain spinal column injuries in accidents due to the carelessness, or negligence, of another person or business entity. One type of spinal cord injury is an injury to the thoracic spine. The thoracic spine, also known as the T-Spine, is located along the rib cage and it’s primary function is to control movement along the abdominal wall. The T-Spine also innervates the abdominal wall, hips, legs and reproductive organs. Suffering a Thoracic spine injury will impact your life forever as you may never fully heal or recover. You will need the help of a skilled Allegheny County personal injury attorney to help you recover losses that result from the injury.

Repercussions Of A Thoracic Spine Injury

The T-Spine is divided into 12 individual vertebrae: T1- T12. The severity of your injury is directly related to where on the T-Spine you suffered your injury. A thoracic spine injury can result in the following:

Poor abdominal wall muscle control

Loss of sensation in hips and legs


Loss of sexual function and sensation

Let A Pittsburgh Spinal Cord Injury Lawyer Help You

The cost of a spinal cord injury can cost millions of dollars over the course of a lifetime. Immediately following your accident you may have growing medical and therapy expenses. You may lose income due to missing periods of work. In some spine injury cases you may never be able to work again. There may also be a tremendous amount of physical, emotional and psychological trauma associated with the accident. Our experienced Pittsburgh Pennsylvania personal injury lawyers will make sure all liable parties are identified and held accountable for your injuries, lost income and diminished quality of life.  They will help you every step of the way from filing your Pennsylvania personal injury claim settlement negotiations and, if necessary, taking your case to trial.

Contact A Pittsburgh PA Thoracic Spine Injury Attorney

Please contact the Pittsburgh thoracic spine injury attorneys at Friday & Cox for a free case analysis. With many years experience handling Pennsylvania accident, child abuse and personal injury claims they will fight to get you the maximum amount of compensation for your injuries.

Serving all of Western Pennsylvania including Altoona, Beaver, Bethel Park, Butler, Erie, Meadville, McKeesport, Monroeville, Pittsburgh, State College & Warren, PA.