A spinal cord injury happens when a vertebra of the spine is injured, whether the vertebra itself is injured or the spine has been severed. This can greatly affect the nerve endings of a victim. Because spinal cord injuries can be so debilitating, it is important that extensive and descriptive medical documentation is used by the attorney handling your spinal cord injury case. If you or someone you love has suffered a spinal cord injury, consider San Diego spinal cord injury lawyer Mark C. Blane to handle your case. Call him toll free at 888-845-6269 or visit his website at www.blanelaw.com, where you can order a FREE copy of his book, California Personal Injury Guide: The Ten Secrets You Need To Know About Your Injury Claim, BEFORE You Call A Lawyer.