At Law Offices of Frank M. Nunes, Inc., our brain injury attorneys in Fresno, California have great compassion for Traumatic Brain Injury victims and their journey to resume the quality of life they enjoyed before they were hurt by another’s negligence.
Our experienced Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyers in Fresno County, Kings County, Kern County, Madera County, Merced County, and Tulare County provides our clients with a clear outline of how their accident affects their livelihoods – now and in the future – so they can pursue the best financial outcome available for their unique injury needs.
Each of our attorney-client partnerships begins with a free consultation, so whether have suffered an injury or are caring for someone who has, you can get the answers you need today at no cost.
An injury to the scalp, skull, brain, and underlying tissue and blood vessels can be referred to as a head injury.
Depending on the extent of the head trauma, head injuries may include a brain injury, or a Traumatic Brain Injury, also called TBI.
Traumatic brain injuries are described by the Centers for Disease Control as a disruption in the normal function of the brain, which can be caused a jolt to the head, which can be suffered in varying capacities.
Traumatic brain injuries can disrupt your quality of life from the moment the accident occurs, requiring extensive medical care, long-term treatment, therapy, and rehabilitation — none of which should come out of your pocket when your injury was caused by another’s negligence.
Nearly three million people visit emergency rooms each year for TBI-related injuries throughout the U.S., which are responsible for nearly 57,000 deaths over the same period.
The most common causes of Traumatic Brain Injuries include:
If you or someone you love has suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury caused by another person, party, or entity’s negligence, contact our experienced Fresno personal injury lawyers today to discuss your case and learn more about your rights to pursue the at-fault party for your complete financial compensation needs.
Traumatic Brain Injuries affect each person differently but are reported to cause temporary dysfunction in the brain which can cause complications in one or more of the following wellness capacities.
If you have been in an accident caused by negligence, it is important to seek medical care right away. Recognizing the signs and symptoms of brain injuries can help you or your loved one get the medical care you need immediately after a collision occurs, so your chances of suffering permanent damage may be mitigated.
Some symptoms of Traumatic Brain Injuries may take days or weeks to appear, which is why it is important to get medical care immediately after an accident occurs, so you may be diagnosed with a TBI and begin treatment right away.
Some of the most common signs of traumatic brain injuries may include:
It is not uncommon for people who suffer from a Traumatic Brain Injury to live with a TBI-related disability going forward, as some of these injuries may be permanent and require expensive long-term care.
That may include:
If you have suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury, or are caring for someone who has, contact our experienced brain injury lawyers in Fresno, CA today to learn how we can accurately calculate your current and future expenses, so you can get the care you need now and going forward.
Unfortunately, catastrophic accidents may cause Traumatic Brain Injuries so severe that the person who was hurt could not recover.
Losing a family member to their injuries after an accident does not always happen immediately, and if he or she was hurt and lost their lives to the injuries sustained in the collision with a negligent party, you may be eligible to file a wrongful death claim to pursue financial recovery for the medical bills incurred before their loss, funeral and burial expenses, and the loss of income and consortium they would have contributed to your household.
If you or a loved one has suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury in an accident caused by another’s negligence or have tragically lost a loved one to their injury circumstances, contact our experienced brain injury attorneys in Fresno, CA today by calling 559-436-0850 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation.
A brain injury is any damage to the brain that results in temporary or permanent impairments in cognitive, physical, or emotional functioning.
Symptoms of a brain injury can vary widely, but may include headache, dizziness, confusion, memory loss, difficulty concentrating, changes in mood or behavior, and loss of consciousness.
A brain injury can be diagnosed through a variety of tests, including a physical examination, imaging studies like CT scans or MRIs, and neuropsychological testing.
Treatment for a brain injury depends on the severity and type of injury, but may include medication, surgery, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and counseling.
Yes, a brain injury can result in permanent impairments in cognitive, physical, or emotional functioning.
Recovery from a brain injury can vary widely depending on the severity of the injury and the individual’s overall health. Some people may recover in a matter of weeks, while others may require ongoing rehabilitation for months or even years.
Yes, if your brain injury was caused by someone else’s negligence, you may be able to recover damages for medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other losses. The best way to do this, is to hire a Fresno brain injury lawyer.
Proving negligence in a brain injury case typically requires showing that the defendant had a duty of care to you, that they breached that duty, and that their breach caused your injury.
It is strongly recommended that you consult with an experienced personal injury lawyer if you are considering filing a brain injury lawsuit. A lawyer can help you navigate the legal process and ensure that your rights are protected.
To lower your risk of a brain injury, wear a helmet when engaging in activities that carry a risk of head injury, practice safe driving habits, use caution when participating in contact sports, and take steps to prevent falls such as installing handrails and using non-slip mats.
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