According to the CDC, there were about 61,000 TBI-related deaths in the United States in 2019. That’s about 166 TBI-related deaths every day.
In a traumatic brain injury (TBI) situation, the victim usually (and needlessly) suffers life-threatening or permanent injuries. Even for those who have survived the initial injury, life will never be the same for them. Families, relationships and careers can be forever changed.
Furthermore, TBI affects children differently than adults. An injury of any severity to the developing brain may:
A blunt force trauma to the head or severe shaking of the head can cause traumatic brain injuries. These may be sustained from any of the following:
For more than 27 years, Jami S. Oliver, founder of Oliver Law Office, has been a tenacious defender of personal injury victims including those who have suffered traumatic brain injuries (TBI). We understand the devastating implications this injury brings to you and your family. We are ready to help you.
If you want to know more about traumatic brain injury (TBI) claims, please call us at 614-220-9100 to schedule a free consultation. You can also find more information on the types of TBIs and their treatment at the CDC website here: https://www.cdc.gov/traumaticbraininjury/get_the_facts.html