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Back and Spinal Cord Injury Claims

A back or spinal cord injury can be life-changing. During this traumatic time, our role is to secure the best possible future for you and your family. 

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Contact us for free, expert advice on your back injury claim. A member of our spinal injury legal team will discuss the circumstances of your injuries, advise on whether you have a claim and inform you of the best next steps.

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We will put thoughtful structures in place to support your recovery and deliver the compensation you deserve – from leading the claims process to organising medical rehabilitation.

Rebuild for the future

We will make sure you receive the full amount of compensation that you’re entitled to, so you can build a more comfortable future for yourself and your loved ones. 

Are you suffering from a back or spinal injury that was not your fault?

The spine and back are highly delicate parts of the body. Any damage to these areas can be life-altering, with traumatic physical and mental repercussions.  

If your spinal or back injury is the fault of others – such as through a motor vehicle incident or accident at work – you are entitled to compensation. 

We’re here to support you or your loved ones through this terribly difficult time. We will help you get the settlement and justice you and your family are entitled to.

What are the long-term consequences of a spinal or back injury? 

The long-term ramifications of a spinal or back injury depend significantly on the severity of your accident. While some of our clients make a full recovery, many clients’ lives are changed forever. 

In both instances, if your injuries are someone else’s fault, you may be able to claim for back injury compensation. We can help you achieve justice for what’s happened to you and rebuild your life for the future. 

Contact us today. Let’s get the compensation you deserve

Why do I need a lawyer?

Suffering an injury that wasn’t your fault is an emotional and challenging time for you and your family. We believe that you deserve compensation for your suffering, and we’ll stand in your corner to help you get it. 

While the claims process can be complex, it’s our mission to simplify your journey to compensation. Our experienced, empathetic experts have helped hundreds of people like you to get the full amount of compensation they are entitled to. Let us support you in rebuilding your life. 

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Initial advice is free

Our team deal with thousands of enquiries every year and are experienced in managing a wide variety of accidents. They’re legal experts who will listen to your side of the story and advise you for free on whether you have a valid claim.

Once you have your free initial advice, we can then work with you throughout the entire process, ensuring you achieve the best possible financial, physical and psychological outcome for your claim.

Book an appointment today for a free initial assessment to make sure you’re getting the compensation that you are entitled to.

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Bethany Leddin

Bethany Leddin

I was admitted as a Lawyer in Victoria in 2016 working in Melbourne as a Personal Injury Lawyer. At the beginning of 2022 I made

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Nina Bugeja

Nina Bugeja

I joined ACL in August 2021 as the Office Administrator. I enjoy working in support roles and have worked in administration for a number of

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Relevant FAQs

Spinal cord injuries typically present with a few key symptoms, including:

  • Changes in strength.
  • Exaggerated reflex activities.
  • Pain caused by damage to the nerve fibres in the spinal cord.
  • Changes in sexual function and fertility.
  • Loss of bowel or bladder control.
  • Altered or complete loss of sensation, including the inability to differentiate between hot/cold.
  • Numbness or extreme tingling/loss of sensation in feet, toes, hands and fingers.
  • Difficulty breathing, coughing or ability to clear own secretions from lungs.

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