Head Trauma can often lead to what is referred to as a Traumatic brain injury
. A (TBI) short for Traumatic Brain Injury is defined as damage to the brain caused by an outside force including a rapid acceleration of deceleration, nearby blast, collision with an outside object. As a result the brain can be permanently impaired leading to detectable changes to the minds ability to function properly. Automobile Accidents: Including Truck Rollovers and motorcycle collisions.
Traumatic Brain Damage Statistics:
According the CDC’s National TBI Estimates each year there are an estimate 1.7 million people who a victimized by a TBI injury every year. Of those 1.7 million persons;
- 52,000 a killed from the Brain Trauma
- More than 270,000 are hospitalized
- 1.3 Million are treated in emergency room visits.
Unfortunately Brain damage is a serious matter that should be treated by health care professionals at Los Angeles hospitals and emergency rooms. Trauma to the Brain account for more than 30% of all death related to injured in the United States. Here are some of the most common causes of Traumatic Brain Injuries in Los Angeles.
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If you or a loved one has been involved in such accidents and sustained brain trauma in Los Angeles you may have suffered a TBI. We advise you to receive a free consultation with a skilled Los Angeles Traumatic Brain Damage Lawyer.
Signs and Symptoms of Brain Damage and their Physical and Mental Effects
It is important to understand that signs and symptoms of brain damage often vary based on the side of the brain the injury took place, the age and sex of the individual and if they have suffered other injuries during their accident. Symptoms are also dependant on the severity of the impact.
In some cases a victim remains conscious while in others he may lose consciousness for a few seconds up to hours.
Other Symptoms include, headaches, nausea, vomiting, loss of motor functions, blurred vision , light headedness, inability to maintain balance, visions on the eyes, slurred speech, difficulty finding words when attempting to speak, loss of hearing or impairment of hearing, a general sense of confusion, and inability to sleep.
If you are experiencing any of these symptoms it is important to contact a medical profession as soon as possible.
Brain Injuries can lead to permanent brain damage:
Permanent Brain damage can lead to long-term problems including cognitive and communication issues, loss of pre-injury skills, inability to communicate, personality alteration, loss of occupation, loss of memory, loss of ability to taste or smell food, comas, constant tiredness, and many other long terms issues.
It is important to understand that many of the Permanent Brain Injury symptoms don’t reveal themselves as physical manifestations. Therefore it is often difficult to prove in court a person has actually suffered permanent brain trauma. In case of a lawsuit it is important to hire a skilled Los Angeles Brain Injury Lawyer
in order to maximize compensation for your brain injuries. The acquiring of compensation these injuries requires an experienced head trauma personal injury lawyer with a comprehensive understanding of brain injury law.
Call (855) 339-8879 to set up a free, no obligation consultation to find out if you have a case.
TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY ATTORNEY LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA
Brain Injury litigation can be a difficult and challenging matter. As a result many personal injury law firms do not possess the residual experience and knowledge to take on such cases. Our Los Angeles Brain Injury Attorneys are dedicated to defending the rights of innocent victims of traumatic brain injuries.
There are numerous accidents and incidents which can result in head trauma and permanent brain damage: Some of the most common causes are as follows:
If you have suffered brain damage from any of the above incidents contact the Downtown LA Law Group for a free no cost evaluation of your cases. We are available for a phone intake 7 days per week.
Are you suffering from persistent headaches after a Car Accident? You may be a victim of a Traumatic Brain Injury:
Headaches after a car accident can be a sign of Post Traumatic Headache syndrome commonly referred to as PTHS. Post Accident Headaches are one of the most common injuries following a car accident. Such injuries can seriously disrupt a person’s quality of life.
If you are a victim of such headaches it may be required to seek physical therapy to reduce the pain, and require CAT scans or MRI scans to determine the cause and treatment. If the injuries are not severe then a neurological report can be considered sufficient. Any type of headache after a car accident regardless of speed/velocity of the crash should be handled with care. It has been reported that serious brain injuries can result at low rates of speed. Injuries can occur at speeds below 9 MPH. These injuries occur causing the nervous system to become unstable resulting in serious headaches. It is important to seek medical attention to help deal with your injuries.
Other Brain Injuries That individuals can suffer as a result of an auto accident or personal injury claim include:
How We can help:
At Downtown LA Law Group our Brain Injury lawyer are skilled and knowledgeable in defending the rights of those who have suffered life changing severe injuries.
We will hold liable those who caused your accident and take care of every legal detail and make sure you achieve the highest compensation possible for your loss; in the meantime, concentrate on the most important part of this process – your recovery
Remember to Act Quickly
: It is crucial to act quickly after you’ve been injured before any limitations can lower or extinguish your rightful claim. Call us for a free consultation with Personal Injury Attorney (855-385-2529)
TBI Legal Guide: What you should know
If you have been diagnosed with a traumatic brain injury learn what your injury is and the process of compensation for your loss
Why Choose a Los Angeles Head Injury Lawyers from Downtown LA Law
If you’ve sustained a head injury in Los Angeles, you must first tend to your wounds and heal your injuries. Seeking vindication of your rights is our job
. At Downtown LA Law Group our Los Angles Head /Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyers
are skilled and knowledgeable in general personal injury laws as well as brain trauma law.
Our aggressive and tenacious Los Angeles Brain Damage Lawyers and general personal injury attorneys will keep on the offensive until they make sure you have been fully compensated for your injuries and vindicated for your loss. We will go to trial and take on drivers that were negligent and their insurance carriers’ so that your rights are protected.
Our Los Angeles attorneys will take care of every legal detail and make sure you achieve the highest compensation possible for your loss; in the meantime, concentrate on the most important part of this process – your recovery
Remember that it is crucial to act quickly after you’ve suffered a brain injury to contact a lawyer that will fight got you.
Call us for a free consultation
with one of our skilled Los Angeles personal injury lawyers concerning any legal course of action for your head injury: (855) 339-8879