There are many risks associated with a motor vehicle accident, including the possibility of suffering a traumatic brain injury.
It doesn’t matter if you’re involved in a car, truck, or motorcycle accident, you realize that your head could be injured along the way. If this happens, there’s nothing more important than receiving immediate medical care.
Many people don’t understand that the symptoms of a head injury don’t always present right away. Instead, it can take several hours (or longer) for you to feel poorly.
Making matters even worse is the fact that a traumatic brain injury can be accompanied by other types, such as an open head wound, broken bones, and serious abrasions.
It’s possible for a brain injury to change a person’s life forever. For example, the person may find it difficult to perform even the most basic daily tasks. Along with this, it can have a negative impact on his or her short and long term memory.
When a traumatic brain injury causes serious harm, lifelong treatment is often necessary. Unfortunately, this can be extremely expensive while also causing stress for family members who are staffed with the responsibility of providing care.
At our law firm, we understand the impact of a traumatic brain injury. This is why we take great pride in helping people who have suffered this type of injury as the result of another person’s negligence.
It doesn’t matter if you’re helping yourself or assisting a loved one, don’t hesitate to learn more about your legal rights following an accident that has caused injury.