Spinal Injuries

Most beach-related neck and spinal cord injuries are caused by the tremendous strength of the ocean’s waves forcing a person’s neck and spine into harmful, unnatural positions.

Dangerous activities that may result in neck and spinal cord injury include, but are not limited to:

Diving headfirst into waves or the water,

Jumping off of piers, rocks, jetties or surf boards; and

Any activity that puts you at risk for trauma to the head or neck.

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