Unfortunately, more than a million Americans suffer a traumatic brain injury each year. Whether the injury is a traumatic brain injury (TBI), a skull fracture, a closed head injury, or a brain bleed, over 80,000 people suffer from long-term disabilities due to their brain injury.
The bad news is that many of these brain injury victims end up being younger children. Close to 500,000 children end up suffering serious brain injuries due to various accidents almost every year. Furthermore, higher and higher numbers of construction workers have experienced a traumatic brain injury due to decreased construction site regulations of late.
Many moving parts go into a brain injury lawsuit. To file a lawsuit, the victim must be proven to have suffered the injury at another person’s negligence. When negligence has a role in the case, the lawyer defending the injured party must prove to the jury these things:
Traumatic brain injuries can cause serious heartache for victims and their families. If yourself or one of your loved ones has recently suffered a brain injury due to another person’s negligence, please take action fast and call our personal injury lawyers. Here at Lever & Ecker, PLLC, we are here to help you understand your legal options and assist you through your unfortunate circumstances.