What is Traumatic Brain Injury?
A traumatic brain injury is caused by impact to the head such as skull fractures, road traffic accidents, falls and trips. The symptoms can range from moderate to serve and in some cases can be life threatening. A traumatic injury can have a devastating effect on a persons life whether that be job or home related.
What are the symptoms?
The symptoms of a traumatic brain injury are diverse but most common cases include:
- Loss of consciousness
- Dilated pupils
- Vision issues
- Balance problems
- Respiratory failure
If you or a loved one has experienced these symptoms from a traumatic brain injury that wasn’t your fault then please seek medical advice. We believe at Sincere Law that you shouldn’t be out of pocket or injured because of something that wasn’t your fault. That’s why we have an experienced and dedicated staff that will fight your corner to make sure you get the justice, help and compensation you deserve.
What are the causes?
The main causes are impact injuries such as:
- Road traffic accidents
- Slip, trip and fall
- Skull fracture
- Open head injury
- Anoxic and Hypoxia
- Deceleration injuries such as whip lash
Overall, traumatic brain injuries come in a broad spectrum of symptoms and disabilities. The impact it can have on a person can be devastating and effect all aspects of a person’s life.
How long does it take to recover?
Each traumatic injury case is unique and there is no set time on how long it takes to recover from a serious head injury. An injury such as a brain injury from a road traffic accident may take up to a few days to a few years depending on severity of the injury. This is why brain injuries such as these can really affect a persons life in terms of their career and family life. Having time off work and taking time to go to hospital appointments can be costly and put psychological strain on a person and their loved ones.
What impact does this have on your life
The impact of a traumatic brain injury can have an affect not just on your career but also your family life. Suffering a severe brain injury can mean that you may not be able to play with your children as you would of done, take part in activities or drive a car. This is the unfortunate reality of brain injuries and can be life changing to those who suffer one. You or your loved one may have to alter the way you used to live. Sincere Law are here to help you get the compensation or apology that you deserve, as no one deserves to be left out of pocket for something that wasn’t there fault.
How we can help your rehabilitation
At Sincere Law we take pride in the fact that we help our clients in all aspects of their claim such as referring them to a specialist for treatment as well as getting them the compensation they deserve. As we know that a serious traumatic brain injury can affect all aspects of your life financially, psychologically and physically. So that’s why if there is anything we can do for our client to help them in recovery and get back to full health we will be willing to do that, how ever long it takes.
How to make a claim?
If you believe that you have suffered a traumatic brain injury either at work or otherwise and it wasn’t your fault feel free to call us under no obligation. Our solicitors work on a no win no fee basis providing all the evidence you give is honest and correct. You can call us to make or claim or get advice on 0800 092 2896. You can also request a call back from our website at www.sincerelaw.co.uk and we will aim to get back to you as soon as possible to help you with your claim.
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