If you have had any experience with brain injuries, then you already know how traumatizing they can be. Not only is the incident itself scary, both for those to whom the injury happens and the people that love them, it can make life much more difficult. If you’ve suffered a brain injury and believe you deserve compensation, don’t wait to find out more about the injury and what you can do about it.
How Do Brain Injuries Occur?
Most types of brain dysfunction result from an outside force. Typically this involves a violent blow from sports, a car accident, a falling object or in rare cases, violence. The result of the injury may make themselves apparent either immediately, or may start to show up days, weeks, months or even years later.
Signs vary depending on the type of injury. Small children may cry without noticeable cause, refuse food, be irritable or other symptoms. Older people may feel foggy or lose some of their motor functions. Blurry vision, confusion and concentration issues may also arise.
It’s important to differentiate between acquired brain injuries such as might result from trauma, and brain injuries that result from hereditary factors, symptoms of a congenital disease and other such uncontrollable factors.
Why Get a Brain Injury Lawyer?
Unfortunately, brain injury is not a single event that causes a particular set of symptoms and then ceases. Injury to the brain can cause slow changes over time, that continue for the rest of the victim’s life. This is only one of the many reasons you should consider getting a lawyer if you have been the victim of brain injury. Other reasons include:
- Continuing changes in medical help related to brain injuries
- Payment for inability to work, medical bills or other related consequences
- Finding out more information about the injury itself as a result of being able to work with better doctors
If any of these reasons appeal to you, seek legal help today. Knowing more about your injury, discovering how you can get compensation for what has happened to you, bringing someone to justice who has harmed you and getting compensation for losing one you’ve loved are all reasons to get a lawyer as well, so don’t wait.
Finding a Brain Injury Attorney
When you or a loved one needs representation for a brain injury, don’t wait. Brain injuries are complex and should be addressed immediately. However, you also want someone who knows what they’re doing. Hire an attorney with experience representing these kinds of cases so that you have the best chance of moving on with your life as soon as possible.
If you’d like to learn more about brain injuries, get in touch with Williams and Williams Law Firm, LLC by calling (770) 823-2711 or emailing us. We want to help you get what you deserve as soon as possible.