Coping with a brain injury can be very challenging. Often, you will face a long road to recovery that includes ongoing medical treatment and extensive rehabilitation. In the event of a severe brain injury, you may have to relearn how to do many basic tasks that were once routine, and it's possible that you may experience permanent disabilities which impact your ability to earn a living and enjoy the quality of life to which you were once accustomed.
The financial, physical, and emotional burdens of a brain injury can be crippling for you and your family, and it's crucial that you have an experienced attorney on your side to help you through this difficult time. If your brain injury was caused by the negligent actions of another, Wilson Law, P.A. will fight aggressively for the compensation you deserve.
The best way to learn about your rights and options after suffering a brain injury is to speak with Kimberly Wilson White in person. Please call 919-890-0180 today to schedule your free consultation at our Raleigh personal injury office.
Common Causes of Brain Injuries
A jarring blow to the head will often result in a brain injury. There are many different types of accidents that can cause these catastrophic injuries, including:
If your injury was caused by the negligence of another, you may be able to recover compensation through a personal injury lawsuit.
Brain Injury Symptoms
Brain injuries can be very mild in nature, such as a concussion that takes only a few days for a full recovery. They can also be severe enough to impact you for the rest of your life. Similarly, the symptoms experienced after a brain injury are varied.
The exact symptoms you develop will depend on the severity and location of your brain injury. These may include:
- Slurred speech
- Loss of consciousness
- Balance issues
- Mood swings
- Nausea and vomiting
- Sensitivity to light or sound
- Ringing in the ears
- Bad taste in the mouth
- Difficulty concentrating
- Memory loss
- Sleeping more than normal
- Difficulty sleeping
- Convulsions or seizures
In some cases, it may take days or weeks for these symptoms to manifest. Therefore, it's crucial that you get evaluated by a doctor immediately following a blow to the head. Early diagnosis and prompt treatment can mitigate the damage caused by your injury and significantly improve your chances of a full recovery.
Experienced Raleigh Brain Injury Lawyers
If you've suffered a brain injury, Wilson Law, P.A. can help. Our lawyers have witnessed firsthand the devastation caused by these catastrophic injuries, and we'll fight aggressively to hold all negligent parties accountable for your damages.
Kimberly Wilson White has a Master's degree in Public Health to go along with her law degree. This dual specialization provides her with insight into the medical issues associated with brain injuries that will help her arrive at a more accurate assessment of the total value of your damages.
Please contact Wilson Law, P.A. using the form below or call 919-890-0180 today to schedule your free brain injury consultation. We serve clients throughout North Carolina, including Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill.