Common Effects of Traumatic Brain Injury
- Impaired thinking
- Impaired memory
- Restricted movement
- Loss of sensation e.g. vision and hearing
- Difficulty functioning emotionally
- Depression and anxiety
Causes of Traumatic Brain Injury
A Traumatic brain injury can occur following a number of different incidences. For example, it could be as simple as a bump on the head, a seemingly harmless injury that can actually have very serious consequences. The brain is a hugely complex organ, and a bump or a hit in the wrong place can open a giant can of worms. A bump on the head could be caused by anything and wouldn’t necessarily be considered anyone’s fault. However, it is becoming more and more common to see people suffering from traumatic brain injuries following a motor vehicle crash.
Motor Vehicle Crash
Motor vehicle crashes are unfortunately very common, and often leaves the participants with serious injuries. It is in fact thought that the leading cause of traumatic brain injury is motor vehicle crashes and it is the second leading cause traumatic brain injury related deaths. If a crash occurs at a point when one or more of the vehicles involved have been accelerating then the jolt that will follow is highly likely to cause significant personal injury, and this is often most likely seen in the head and neck area. If you or one of your loved ones has been involved in motor vehicle crash that wasn’t their fault and have suffered a traumatic brain injury as a result then they may be able to make a claim for compensation with help from a Bakersfield brain injury lawyer.
Why Do You Need a Bakersfield Brain Injury Lawyer?
Brain injury lawsuits are incredibly complex and even more challenging, therefore it is highly important that you have someone on your side that has the appropriate experience to fight for the compensation that you deserve. The Bakersfield brain injury attorneys of Avrek Law Firm have many attributes that can ensure that your brain injury lawsuit is a success.
All the Bakersfield brain injury lawyers at Avrek Law Firm have an extensive knowledge of brain injuries that reaches to all types of brain injuries as well as the causes and symptoms of each.
Access to Brain Injury Technology
Bakersfield brain injury lawyers have access to a network of medical and scientific professionals so that they can use the very best technology to detect even the most subtle of brain injuries. Often general hospitals don’t have access to this kind of equipment and so serious areas of concern can be easily missed.
Understanding and Care
Our lawyers are familiar with how stressful and emotional dealing with a traumatic brain injury can be, and therefore they always ensure that they do their utmost to provide a high standard of care and understanding to every client and their family.
Even if you are unsure about whether you would be entitled to make a claim, it’s definitely worth looking into it. Our experienced lawyers will be able to provide you with qualified legal assistance. To find out more and to arrange a free consultation please contact Avrek Law Firm’s Bakersfield injury attorneys at 949.313.3577 or 888.333.5009.