A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a complex injury with a broad range of symptoms and disabilities, which occurs when your brain comes into sudden and forceful contact with your skull. This forceful impact can result in internal bruising, swelling and possible tearing. Some of the major causes of a TBI include, car accidents, pedestrian accidents, falls, violent physical attacks and extreme sports accidents. Call a brain injury attorney at Glen Lerner Injury Attorneys today to discuss your case.
A TBI can potentially result in memory loss, disfigurement and also, long-term permanent changes in:
- Bodily control
- Speech and also, language
Symptoms of a Traumatic Brain Injury
According to the Mayo Clinic, symptoms of a TBI may appear immediately after a traumatic event or days or weeks later. They can also have wide-ranging physical and psychological effects. That is why, even if there are no immediate signs of injury, we strongly recommend you seek medical attention immediately after you or a loved one were in an accident or physically attacked. A few possible symptoms of moderate to severe brain damage may include:
- Loss of consciousness
- Confusion and or agitation
- Loss of speech abilities and also, coordination
- Severe headaches that won’t go away
- Vomiting or nausea
- Dilated pupils
- Clear fluids draining from ears and also, nose
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with a brain injury after a traumatic event or accident, contact a qualified brain injury lawyer immediately to have your case evaluated.
Contact a Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer
During your free case evaluation, you will meet with a member of our legal team to discuss you or your loved ones brain injuries. We understand the long-term and quality of life costs such an injury can cause. Our brain injury lawyers and support staff will fight to make sure you get all the compensation you deserve. Call us today at 1-800-GET-GLEN, use our LiveChat or fill out our online form. Your consultation is free, so you have nothing to lose!