Brain Injuries

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Brain Injury Attorneys in Ashland

Protecting the Rights of the Wrongfully Injured

Brain injuries are among some of the most life-altering injuries. Oftentimes, even when brain injury survivors do not experience any immediate symptoms, it is not uncommon for them to develop painful or disruptive health complications later. If you suffered a severe brain injury due to another person’s negligence, the team at Burnside Brankamp Law in Ashland will fight diligently on your behalf to secure the results you deserve. Our team has the knowledge and experience necessary to effectively represent you and ensure your rights are protected.

Contact Burnside Brankamp Law in Ashland today at (888) 724-9319 to arrange a free consultation to discuss your brain injury case.

Common Signs and Symptoms

In many cases, traumatic brain injury symptoms can take days or even weeks before they appear. Regardless if you experience symptoms, however, you must be seen by a doctor as soon as possible to improve the success of your claim and avoid bearing the financial burden of any injury-related medical bills.

If you experience any of the following symptoms, seek emergency medical attention:

  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Loss of consciousness, even for a few seconds
  • Seizures
  • Clear fluid draining from the ears or nose
  • Slurred speech
  • Loss of balance
  • Double vision

Additionally, traumatic brain injury survivors commonly experience sensory problems, fatigue, depression, dizziness, trouble sleeping or waking up, issues with concentration, and difficulty processing information.

Long-Term Health Complications

Repeated traumatic blows or jolts to the head, such as the ones frequently sustained in sporting activities, can sometimes lead to progressive neurological disorders like chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). CTE is known to cause poor impulse control, cognition problems, confusion, and depression. Although it is more common in individuals who are exposed to repeat traumatic brain injuries, it is possible for a single severe blow to the head to progress into a condition similar to CTE, known as post-traumatic dementia (PTD).

Brain Injuries in Children

Although people often believe children have an easier time bouncing back from injuries, this is not the case when it comes to severe brain injuries. A child’s brain is still in the developmental phase and brain injury can disrupt it, resulting in a vast range of symptoms and learning disabilities.

Common brain injury symptoms in children include:

  • Changes in academic performance
  • Loss of certain skills
  • Changes in play
  • Changes in eating habits
  • Listlessness
  • Vomiting
  • Inability to pay attention

Discuss Your Brain Injury Case with an Experienced Ashland Attorney!

At Burnside Brankamp Law our brain injury attorneys understand the difficulties survivors often face when recovering from a traumatic brain injury and how devastating it can be to discover the damage is permanent. With our compassionate and knowledgeable legal team on your side, you can feel confident that the responsible party will be held accountable for your suffering. There is no reason why you should have to pay for another person’s mistake.

Contact our law office in Ashland today at (888) 724-9319 to request a complimentary case review with one of our attorneys.

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