Severe brain injury can have devastating, long-term consequences for the victim. If you have suffered brain injury through the negligence of another, contact The Law Offices of Jay S. Knispel, LLC today. Our New York personal injury lawyers are tough advocates for brain injury victims in Brooklyn, The Bronx, and NYC.
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is caused by some type of external trauma to the brain. It often results from a violent blow or jolt to the head or body. A bullet or other object that penetrates the skull can also cause traumatic brain injury.
As stated by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
Traumatic brain injury can have widely-varying symptoms, depending on severity. They may appear immediately or days or weeks after the injury. Even mild TBI is a serious injury that requires prompt medical attention. Symptoms of moderate to severe traumatic brain injury may include:
Severe brain injury can result from any violent blow or jolt to the head or body, or a penetrating injury such as a gunshot. Common causes of TBI include:
Traumatic brain injury can have serious, lifelong consequences for victims. Nevertheless, insurance companies will fight hard to avoid fully compensating you for your losses. Our experienced brain injury attorneys can deal skillfully with insurance companies on your behalf and fight aggressively for the compensation you deserve, while you focus on your recovery.
At The Law Offices of Jay S. Knispel, LLC, we handle all our cases on a contingency fee basis, which means you pay us no fees until we win a recovery for you. If you have suffered brain injury because of someone else’s negligence in Brooklyn, The Bronx, or anywhere in New York, call us right away to schedule a free consultation. We can tell you if you have a case and what damages you may be entitled to claim.