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Brain injuries can be psychologically shattering and physically debilitating. While life may never be the same after a TBI, there can be various options for recovering — including legal remedies if negligence caused the TBI.
At Morris & Dewett Injury Lawyers, our 5-star TBI lawyers are highly skilled at seeking justice for brain injury survivors. With more than 20 years’ experience, we know what it takes to stand up to the toughest opponents, and we are incredibly effective at winning even the most complicated TBI cases.
Whether you or a loved one has been diagnosed with a TBI, we can provide unparalleled advocacy and compassionate counsel when you need it most. Simply contact our brain injury lawyers for confidential answers about a potential TBI case.
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they do not reveal what it’s like to have your life turned upside down by a traumatic brain injury.
When that happens, survivors and families can turn to the TBI lawyers at Morris & Dewett Injury Lawyers for help. We can explain the legal options while helping you navigate the path to justice.
Negligence is a leading cause of TBIs. Tragically, this negligence can occur almost anywhere — at home, at work, on the roads, and elsewhere.
Still, there are a handful of accidents that tend to cause the most traumatic brain injuries. These include:
The number one cause of fatal traumatic brain injury is falling accidents. Actually, falls cause about 33% of deadly TBIs, and these fatal falls have skyrocketed by more than 20% over the last 15 years (source: CDC).
Keep in mind that falls can include same-level accidents, like slip, trip, and falls, as well as falls from high areas. Also, with TBIs and falls, it’s crucial to know that:
The second leading cause of TBIs is motor vehicle wrecks. In fact, while traffic accidents are the second-leading cause of TBI hospitalizations and deaths, motor vehicle accidents also cause about (source: NCBI):
Whether these wrecks involve car accidents, big rig collisions, bus crashes, pedestrian accidents, or other traffic crashes, it’s important to know that:
Job-related TBIs can happen after explosions, vehicle crashes, equipment failures, and other accidents at work. In many cases, these traumatic brain injuries impact workers with especially risky jobs, including those who work:
Depending on how work-related TBIs occur, there may be various parties who are liable — and injured workers could have multiple claims for recovery. That could include a workers’ compensation claim and a separate TBI claim.
The items, equipment, and appliances you use can also cause accidents and TBIs. This can occur whenever products are poorly designed and/or badly made.
Without sufficient safety testing, instructions, or warnings, dangerous products can also cause TBIs. These products can include anything from household items, toys, and vehicle parts to electronics, equipment, machinery, and more.
In many cases, negligent manufacturers are liable for the harm caused by their unsafe products. However, others — from engineers and designers to suppliers, distributors, and retailers — can also share liability for TBIs caused by dangerous products.
Still, these financial recoveries tend to cover similar damages, including past and future losses that are economic and noneconomic in nature. That can include (but is not limited to)
When you suffer a traumatic brain injury, you could face an uphill battle trying to get the compensation you may deserve — but you don’t have to fight that battle alone. An experienced TBI lawyer at Morris & Dewett Injury Lawyers can help you fight, stand up to any opponent, and win.
Known for excellence, integrity, and success, we are proud to offer the representation we would want in your shoes because we truly care about your recovery. That’s why we will work relentlessly to help you achieve the best possible outcome to a TBI claim. Discover the difference our team can make in your case and recovery by contacting us today.