Injuries to the head that include a brain injury, can be a devastating experience. Head injuries are complex and emotionally difficult, not only for the victim, but also for the family members. Some head injuries include severe brain bleeds and skull fractures.
Some of the most common causes of traumatic brain injuries (TBI) occur in car and motorcycle accidents. Additional causes can include falls, sporting accidents falling on hazardous property and injuries from construction work. Often times, there are distinct symptoms of a concussion or other head injury occurred can be determined from:
- Excessive sleepiness
- Problems with vision
- Difficulty concentrating
- Mood swings and irritability
- Headaches and pain
- Changes in personality
Whether you fell on a poorly maintained sidewalk or you were in a car accident, a fracture will often result in your inability to work and participate in daily activities. It is important to seek legal advice to determine if you have viable personally injury case.