Every year, millions of people in the U.S. sustain a head or brain injury. Some are minor because the skull protects the brain. More than half lead people to seek medical attention. Serious head injuries can lead to permanent brain damage or death.
An estimated 1.4 million people sustain a traumatic brain injury. A blow or jolt to the head can disrupt the normal function of the brain. In some cases, only a mild concussion results. For others, coma or even death results. At least 5.3 million Americans cope with a disability after a traumatic brain or head injury.
The leading causes of Brain INJURY INCLUDE:
- Vehicle accidents
- Firearm use
- Slips and falls
Our firm represents clients located in Maine, once lived in Maine, or were injured in another state who suffered from brain injuries. We know that a brain injury impacts a person and their family in a profound, long-term, and life-altering manner. Our firm understands that the immediate goals after going through such trauma are to get medical bills paid, make sure you do not suffer financially through any lost wages, and the appropriate insurance company pays for future treatment relating to the injury.
Further, it is our job to see that the injured person and their family receive the financial compensation needed to cover future expenses. Only by sitting down with our experienced medical-legal team and sharing your story will you know what possible options are available to you. Our attorneys work with insurance companies and other parties involved in your case. We handle all your needs quickly and appropriately.