California Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyers
What is a Brain Injury?
An acquired brain injury is a blow or other “insult” to the brain that disrupts its normal activities.
A traumatic brain injury is one caused by a blow to the head or a penetration wound, as from a bullet; other acquired brain injuries can be caused by stroke, disease or oxygen deprivation. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that 1.4 million Americans sustain a traumatic brain injury each year; 235,000 of those will be hospitalized, making brain injuries a serious public health concern in the United States.
When these injuries are from the fault of another, you could be entitled to repayment for damages to help with medical bills and moving forward from injuries. If you or a loved one has suffered a traumatic brain injury, don’t take on this battle alone, the experienced brain injury attorneys a GJEL are here to help.