Experiencing a traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a challenging event for the person suffering the injury. It can be just as challenging for that individual’s family or loved ones. Washington brain injury lawyer is ready to help you through this demanding time.
TBIs pose a significant risk as they can cause severe cognitive and communication problems, disabilities and even death. A TBI can be caused by any force to the head, whether it is merely a bump, blow or an injury that causes penetration.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that more than one million people are affected by some form of TBI every year. The CDC notes that one-third of injury-related deaths are due to complications from brain damage.