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Can Someone Fully Recover from a Traumatic Brain Injury?

Whether someone can fully recover from a traumatic brain injury (TBI) depends on the severity of their injury. Traumatic brain injuries range from mild to severe. In mild cases it may take only days to fully recover. The more severe the injury, the longer recovery will take. In the worst cases, recovery isn’t possible. The Mode[...]

Date: September 18, 2020 / Traumatic Brain Injuries
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What Is the Most Common Complication of a Head Injury after an Accident?

Some head injuries from accidents involve only minor bumps and bruises. But more serious head injuries can cause deadly complications. What is the most common complication of a head injury after an accident? Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) are common complications. TBIs can happen from strong blows or jolts to the head or when an obj[...]

Date: August 31, 2020 / Traumatic Brain Injuries
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What Is the Most Common Brain Injury?

What is the most common brain injury? Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) are the most common type of brain injury. Each year in the U.S., millions of people are victims of traumatic brain injuries, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And, sadly, tens of thousands of people die annually from these injuries. Trau[...]

Date: August 11, 2020 / Traumatic Brain Injuries
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How Do You Prove a TBI?

How do you prove you have a TBI? If you have suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI), it is probable that you are not acting like you once did. You may be struggling with memory loss, confusion, and sometimes impulsivity. You might also be experiencing frequent headaches, sleep problems, and dizziness. So, how do you prove a trau[...]

Date: May 13, 2020 / Traumatic Brain Injuries
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Can I Sue for a Concussion?

If you or a loved one has suffered a blow to the head that resulted in a bad concussion, you may wonder, "can I sue for a concussion?" You may be able to sue for damages if the injury was someone else’s fault. A concussion is a head trauma that causes an alteration in your mental state. It may be easy to recover from a mild concuss[...]

Date: April 30, 2020 / Traumatic Brain Injuries
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How Much Compensation is Common with Head Injury Claims?

What is the average payout for a head injury? These types of injuries can cause devastating mental, emotional, and physical effects that affect the victim and their families for life. It is no wonder that payouts in a lawsuit can be very high. The average payout for a head injury will vary depending on factors such as the severity o[...]

Date: February 25, 2020 / Traumatic Brain Injuries
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How Does a Brain Injury Feel?

Our injured clients have unique experiences, as they are individuals with a specific set of physical characteristics, who were injured in a particular way. Two car crashes may look similar, but the effects of similar trauma on occupants of vehicles varies. There are collisions where some people are severely injured, and others walk a[...]

Date: January 21, 2020 / Traumatic Brain Injuries
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Impact of a Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) suffered as a result of an accident are often serious and tragic. Each year, TBIs account for 2.5 million emergency room visits, 280,000 hospital visits, and 50,000 deaths. Many forms of brain injuries can be associated with personal injury cases (e.g. motor vehicle accidents, slip-and-falls), [...]

Date: July 10, 2018 / Personal Injury / Traumatic Brain Injuries
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Car Crashes Cause PTSD–It’s Normal!

Every year, approximately 1% of the U.S. population is injured in car crashes; that’s 3,000,000 injured Americans every year! People are accustomed to hearing about damage to necks and backs from car wrecks. However, according to Dr. Todd Buckley with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs National Center for PTSD, “Menta[...]

Date: April 4, 2018 / Traumatic Brain Injuries / Vehicle Wrecks
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Why We Should All Know the Signs of a Traumatic Brain Injury

Brain injuries carry the potential to have dramatic impact on our lives. Unlike other types of injuries, a traumatic brain injury (TBI) can change how we think, behave, speak, and process language. These injuries are also unique because they are not always easily detectable. After an accident, a brain injury victim might appear[...]

Date: June 12, 2017 / Traumatic Brain Injuries