Morrow & Sheppard are privileged to represent injured persons who suffer serious brain and closed head injuries as the result of another party’s wrongful conduct or negligence.
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Many people who suffer brain injuries are entitled to bring personal injury or negligence claims.
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Perhaps the most feared personal injury is a brain injury. That is because your brain is essential to almost every activity. The sophistication of our brains is what makes us human.
The several parts of the brain perform different functions:
A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is severely disabling. It completely changes the lives of not just the person who suffers the injury, but everyone who knows and loves that person.
A TBI occurs when there is sudden brain trauma. A closed head injury is when the trauma does not pierce the skull.
TBI can cause a wide range of symptoms including:
Treatment for a brain injury depends on its extent and location. Tests performed to provide that diagnosis include:
Treatment for a TBI or other brain injury may include:
Unfortunately, many people who suffer brain injuries have permanent side effects or disabilities, including temporary or permanent comas, sensory deficits, reduced cognition, inability to communicate, and behavioral issues.
If you or someone you know has suffered a blow to the head, or accident in which the head was jarred unexpectedly, you need to call a doctor as soon as possible—particularly if any of the above symptoms are present.
If you believe another person, company, or device may have caused a head injury, you also need to speak to an experienced attorney as soon as possible. Contact us now for a free, confidential consultation.
Don’t let your rights be jeopardized.