A traumatic brain injury (TBI) can be a life-altering experience for both victims and their loved ones. This injury is even more painful if it was caused because someone else was careless, negligent, or malicious. If this describes your situation, reach out to a Federal Way Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer for legal help. There’s no charge to speak with a member from Ladenburg Law about what happened to you. Plus, we only charge a fee if we’re able to win you a settlement.
A TBI happens when a sudden jolt to the body or head causes the brain to hit the skull. As you might imagine, there are a great many situations where you could experience a strong jolt or blow like this.
Here are a few of the more common scenarios we’ve seen:
This list illustrates just a few examples. Again, a TBI can occur whenever you’ve suffered a strong blow to the body or head.
Anytime you’ve taken a hard hit, it’s important to watch for signs of a TBI. Sometimes, symptoms will show up immediately. However, it’s possible for signs to appear for days or even weeks afterwards (source: Mayo Clinic)!
In addition, you should be aware that symptoms can include physical, sensory, behavioral, and mental. In other words, there’s a whole gamut of effects your body can feel after a brain injury. Some of these include:
A brain injury needs medical attention and care. Please, do not delay in getting evaluated if you think there’s a chance you could be suffering from a TBI.
To be clear, not every circumstance leading to a brain injury warrants legal action. To have a valid personal injury case, you need to be able to prove that:
One of the skilled attorneys from our team can meet with you and recommend filing a personal injury lawsuit if you are eligible for compensation.
The first step to learn if you’re eligible for compensation is to contact a Federal Way traumatic brain injury lawyer from our team for a free case review. During that confidential meeting, you’ll learn what legal options are available to you. There’s no risk or obligation for the review, so we hope to hear from you soon!