Eye Injuries

Eye Injuries

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Causes of Eye Injuries

Eye injuries can be caused in a variety of personal injury actions, including motor vehicle accidents and assaults. In a car accident case, an air bag can expand and strike an individual in the eye.

Common Symptons of Eye Injuries

Common symptons of eye injuries include:

  • Swelling
  • Bruising
  • Double vision
  • Bleeding
  • Numbness
  • Retinal detachment
  • Nausea and vomitting

Eye Injuries and the Orbtial Fracture

A fracture of the eye socket is called an orbtial fracture. Orbit is composed of 7 facial bones: frontal, zygoma, maxilla, lacrimal, ethmoid, sphenoid and palatine. The structure of the eye socket is designed to protect the eye from injury. However, often in cases of assaults or direct contact with the bone, The structure of the eye socket is designed to protect the eye from injurythe bone can break. This is called an orbital fracture.
The most common eye injuries to the eye socket is the orbtial blow-out fracture. These type of eye injuries result in a sudden increase of pressure and can result in additional pain and suffering.

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Treatment of Eye Injuries

There are two types of common treatment of eye injuries. The first is conservative treatment of eye injuries, which involves cold compression and oral steroids.

The second common treatment for eye injuries is surgical intervention. Consult with your doctor to discuss whether you need surgery to treat your eye injuries.

Your New York City Eye Injuries Lawyers

Eye injuries are very serious, and it is vital to have your case evaluated to determine if all the elements of liability are present. Having an experienced, knowledgeable, hardworking, and caring attorney from Daniel Szalkiewicz & Associates, P.C. handle your case will provide you with the best chancing of receiving the large and fair settlement that you deserve. Our legal team will send investigators to conduct examinations, question witnesses, and take statements. We immediately send claim letters to alert the insurance and require the potential defendants to preserve all relevant evidence.

With our solid hard working reputation for our clients and tough litigators and settlement skills, Daniel Szalkiewicz & Associates, P.C. can swiftly and strongly bring your case to a favorable resolution. Do not suffer in silence any longer; call our team today to discuss your options for pursuing justice and ensuring your rights are protected. We provide exceptionally qualified legal counsel, and to make sure our clients are not hurt twice, we only take a 31.5% contingency fee, compared to the industry standard one/third to 42.00%. If we don’t win for you, you owe us nothing. Contact us 24 hours a day, sevens days a week at (212) 706-1007 or daniel@lawdss.com.