Traumatic brain injuries affect about 2.8 million people and result in over 64,000 deaths yearly. TBIs are often the result of carelessness and are very common.
A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is an injury that affects how the brain works. TBI effects can be long or short-term and can cause both emotional and physical trauma. These injuries can drastically impact the quality of life of a victim and their family.
Possible Symptoms of Oregon Traumatic Brain Injuries
It’s essential to see a healthcare professional as soon as possible if you experience a blow or jolt to the head. Not all traumatic brain injury symptoms are immediately noticeable, some take months to recognize.
Delaying treatment can hurt your case or make it harder to get the compensation you deserve. Whether your TBI symptoms are mild or severe, treatment can be expensive. So don’t delay; find the help you need to heal.
Visiting a healthcare specialist can provide invaluable information for your Oregon traumatic brain injury lawyer and help them build a more compelling case. A healthcare provider can help track your injuries and estimate the type of ongoing medical care and costs you will experience.
Thanks to destinations like the Crater Lake National Park, Mount Hood, Multnomah Falls, and the many other sights Oregon offers, the state sees a lot of tourists each year. Couple those tourists with the cold winters and occasional snowfall, and you have the perfect storm for accidents.
Traumatic brain injury victims can suffer from short and long-term physical, emotional, and financial damages. By consulting an Oregon traumatic brain injury attorney, you can collect physical and nonphysical damages to aid your recovery. Some damages you may be compensated for are:.
If someone you loved lost their life because of a traumatic brain injury, our Oregon traumatic brain injury lawyers can help you file a wrongful death claim.
A typical personal injury law firm will handle almost every aspect of filing your claim. Generally, this means they will compile the evidence, build a case, negotiate a settlement with the insurance company, or represent you in a court of law if necessary. The knowledgeable Traumatic Brain Injury attorneys at Metier Law Firm will do all that for you and more.
We believe our clients who have suffered a traumatic brain injury deserve more than a lawyer to represent them. They need someone to listen to them, guide them, and be there for them in their time of need. Call our office in Portland to talk with our caring legal team today.
For more than 30 years, our dedicated team of Oregon personal injury lawyers has been standing by traumatic brain injury victims and their families, from Portland to Ontario and everywhere in between.
When you call us, we will listen to your story and apply our decades of experience, evaluating the evidence and providing you with a free case consultation. If we are able to help, our legal team will get started preparing a solid case for your traumatic brain injury accident claim.
Do I have a case?
How much should I be offered?
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If these questions have crossed your mind, let us help. You may need a little direction or may not need an attorney at all, but you deserve to be confident knowing your options. Your confidential consultation with us is totally free.