A traumatic brain injury occurs when there’s a blow to the head that affects brain function. Every year, over 1.5 million people end up suffering from these type of brain injuries, which can cause temporary to permanent damages. And in some cases, even death.
The leading causes of a traumatic brain injury are falls, blows against an object or surface, and vehicle crashes. This kind of injuries might cause severe disabilities such as memory loss, problems with language, personality changes, impaired motor or sensory functions, etc. that could have a significant impact on your life.
Moreover, brain injuries come with expensive medical and rehabilitation-related bills. That’s why a personal injury lawyer, like those from Wapner Newman, can help you get sufficient monetary compensation. A settlement will help you cover expenses and compensate for the suffering, lost wages and the decline in quality of life.
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