Brain Injury

Types of Brain Injury:

  • Diffuse Axonal Injury — caused by shaking or strong rotation of the head which causes brain structures to tear. Can produce temporary or permanent brain damage, coma, or death. 
  • Concussion — caused by direct blows to the head, violent shaking of the head, or force from a whiplash injury. This is the most common type of traumatic brain injury. 
  • Contusion — caused by direct impact to the head which forms a bruise on the brain. 
  • Penetrating Injury — caused by the impact of a sharp object that forces hair, skin, bone, and fragments from the object into the brain. 
  • Anoxic Brain Injury — caused by lack of oxygen to the brain. 

Skull fractures can occur along with and cause brain injuries. 

Causes of Brain Injury include: 

  • Car, Truck, and Motorcycle Accidents 
  • Birth Injury or Medical Malpractice
  • At-Work Accidents

Compensation for Brain Injury Lawsuits can include: 

  • Cost of Medical Bills 
  • Pain and Suffering
  • Loss of Capability 
  • Lost Wages
  • Wrongful Death 

If you or a loved one has suffered a brain injury, please fill out our free case review form.