Severe injury to the brain can have devastating consequences for victims and their families. If you or your loved one has sustained brain injuries through the negligence of another, it is in your best interests to speak with an experienced personal injury lawyer as soon as possible. Contact Bross, McAllister & Williams, LLC in Atlanta or Suwanee for the sound legal guidance you need.
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a disruption in the normal function of the brain caused by external trauma. It can result from a bump, jolt, or blow to the head, or a penetrating head injury, such as a bullet wound. The severity of a TBI can range from mild injury, causing a brief, temporary change in mental status, to severe injury, involving extended unconsciousness or amnesia.
As reported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
If you or a loved one is suffering or has suffered a traumatic brain injury, contact a Gwinnett County brain injury lawyer to recover damages for your injuries.
Symptoms of TBI can vary widely, depending on the severity of the injury. Some symptoms may appear immediately, while others may not be noticed for days or months after the injury, when the person resumes normal activities. CDC divides traumatic brain injury symptoms into four categories:
As stated by the Mayo Clinic, common causes of traumatic brain injury include:
Severe brain injury can have lifelong effects on the victim and the entire family. If you or your loved one has suffered TBI because of someone else’s negligence, you have a right to pursue full compensation for your losses. Fill our online contact form or call Bross, McAllister & Williams, LLC today to speak with an experienced Gwinnett County brain injury attorney.