Common Causes Of Brain Injuries
Understanding Brain Injuries
Many brain injuries are immediately obvious when an individual loses consciousness or experiences such afflictions as the inability to speak or move after the injury occurs.
However, this is not always the case; a person can experience minor symptoms, like a headache, after a head injury.
In these cases, many victims do not seek medical attention right away, and often experience permanent damage because they have underestimated their injuries.
The importance of getting medical attention immediately after a blow to the head, whether from a direct strike or fall, cannot be stressed enough.
Medical Attention Comes First, But Legal Support Is Also Essential
In many instances, brain injuries occur due to the negligence of others.
The driver of a car that hit you, a store that should have fixed a deep pothole in its parking lot, physicians who were negligent during the birth of your baby or anyone who commits a violent act against you might be responsible.
Given the expensive nature of brain injuries, receiving compensation to pay for medical bills, surgery, physical therapy and even job retraining is essential.
A Law Firm With A Successful Track Record
At Law Offices of Robert G. Schock, we have a successful track record of getting results. We have helped individuals all throughout Northern California recover damages for injuries sustained in:
- Motor vehicle accidents involving motorcycles, bicycles and pedestrians
- Slip-and-fall accidents in parking lots, retail stores and construction sites
- Violent accidents involving dangerous weapons or firearm injuries
- Birth injuries resulting in damage to the skull or loss of oxygen
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