Motor vehicle accidents are a leading cause of a traumatic brain injury (TBI). TBI’s are caused from a blunt force trauma to the brain by a blow, piercing or twist to the head. When you are involved in an accident and sustain a TBI, the effects are devastating. On occasion you will require re-training and rehabilitation to learn tasks we sometimes take advantage of (such things include; memory loss, walking, talking, comprehension, eating and daily living activities). We work with the medical experts to ensure you are properly compensated for your future needs.
Types Of Brain Injuries
A traumatic brain injury ( TBI ) is typically caused by a sudden impact or blow to the head. The damage resulting from a brain injury can have significant impact on body function and quality of life. Traumatic brain injuries have two main types:
- Closed Head Injury – Often the result of a forceful blow like a car accident or fall.
- Open Head Injury – When a foreign object penetrates the skull which can be the result of physical assault or an injury that causes skull fracture
The leading causes of brain injuries include:
- Car Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Slip and Falls
- Work Injuries
- Sports Injuries
Brain injuries can lead to serious side effects with life changing implications. No matter the severity involved, you may be entitled to receive compensation. The Tarrabain Law team understands the hardships that you and your family may already be facing, and we are committed to resolving your case with an end result that is in your best interests.