Of all injuries, a traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the most catastrophic for both the victim and their loved ones. It is imperative to understand your legal rights after suffering this type of injury; as a TBI often demands care, support and unfathomable or possibly insurmountable expenses. The White Plains traumatic brain injury lawyers at Lever & Ecker, PLLC have significant experience providing legal support and aggressively advocating on behalf of brain injury victims. Contact us today for a free consultation.
The personal injury lawyers at our law firm have more than five decades of combined experience assisting victims of injuries with their legal needs. We understand the impact these injuries can have on not only the victims, but also the victims’ family and friends. At Lever & Ecker, PLLC we take personal injury cases… very personally.
A traumatic brain injury (TBI) can be caused by a violent blow, jolt, or bump to the head. An external force or object that penetrates the brain can also result in a TBI. These types of injuries are classified based on their degree of brain damage, how they occur, or other features. For instance, whether only one area of the brain is affected or its entirety.
Some of the most common causes of traumatic brain injuries occurring in White Plains that often result in TBI include the following:
Victims can suffer a wide range of symptoms, from physical to behavioral, that can affect them both emotionally and cognitively. Those often include:
With severe TBIs, victims frequently lose consciousness for more than 30 minutes, and the following symptoms may be present:
Severe TBIs are a major cause of disability and death, especially in young adults and children. Due to the potential devastation they can cause, it is imperative to understand what options you have to recover financially after sustaining this type of trauma.
If you or a loved one suffered a traumatic brain injury, the team of White Plains personal injury attorneys at our law firm provides exceptional professional representation and legal advice victims need to get through this difficult time. Get started with your free case evaluation today. Call (914) 288-9191 or reach us online through our free online contact form.