Brain injuries often have catastrophic consequences for the victims and their families. While some brain injuries such as concussions are minor and typically result in a full recovery, more severe injuries may require a lifetime of medical treatment and ongoing rehabilitation. In many instances, victims of severe traumatic brain injuries may struggle performing ordinary daily tasks that were once second nature.
The Boca Raton brain injury attorneys at Shevin Law Firm understand the devastation caused by these injuries, and we have witnessed the hardships that impact the families of the victims. We will stand by your side every step of the way to ensure you receive the assistance necessary during this difficult time in your life.
If your brain injury was caused by the negligent actions of another, you may be entitled to receive compensation for your damages. The best way to learn about your rights and options is to speak with us in person. Please call (561) 409-0138 today to schedule a free consultation with one of our Boca Raton brain injury lawyers.
Causes of Brain Injuries
Most brain injuries are caused by a jarring blow to the head. There are many ways this head trauma can occur, including:
In many instances, these brain injuries could have been prevented if the person responsible for the accident had been more careful. The lawyers at Shevin Law Firm will fight aggressively to ensure the negligent party is held liable for your damages.
Brain Injury Symptoms
Brain injury symptoms can take many different forms depending on the location and severity of your brain injury. Often, these symptoms take days or weeks to develop. Therefore, you should always seek medical attention immediately following a blow to the head. Prompt treatment can significantly impact your prospects for recovery.
See your doctor if you exhibit one or more of the following symptoms after a blow to the head:
- Loss of consciousness
- Nausea or vomiting
- Balance issues
- Mood swings
- Slurred speech
- Blurry vision
- Ringing in the ears
- Sensitivity to light or sound
- Bad taste in the mouth
- Memory issues
- Concentration problems
- Difficulty sleeping
- Sleeping more than normal
- Convulsions or seizures
Experienced Brain Injury Attorneys
The attorneys at Shevin Law Firm have more than 20 years of combined experience. During this time, we have handled many brain injury cases. We know the important medical issues involved, and we know what to look for when determining liability.
When evaluating your damages, our attorneys will examine every aspect of your injury in order to ensure your recovery truly reflects the total extent of your loss. This may include current and future medical expenses, ongoing rehabilitation costs, daily care needs, lost wages, diminished earning capacity, loss of quality of life, and pain and suffering. By considering all of these factors, our lawyers can help you maximize your compensation and receive the assistance you need.
Please contact Shevin Law Firm today to schedule your free brain injury consultation. We serve clients in Boca Raton, Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach and throughout Florida.