Every year more than 1.7 million people are diagnosed with a traumatic head injury. Our brain injury attorneys in Michigan represent individuals who have sustained traumatic brain injuries due to a Michigan car accident, motorcycle accident, slip and fall, sport-related accident, or any other type of personal injury accident.
Brain Injury Statistics
Traumatic brain injury contributes to the third leading cause of death in the United States. In fact, nearly out of the 1.7 million people diagnosed with traumatic brain injury, 52,000 of them will die due to the injury.
According to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 22 percent of traumatic brain injury hospitalizations involve people 75 years and older. Eighteen percent of traumatic brain injury hospitalizations involve children from ages 0-4 years of age. Males are more at risk of developing a traumatic brain injury by 59 percent when compared to females.
Traumatic Brain Injury After A Michigan Accident
Many different mobility functions can change in relation to where the brain was traumatized from a particular injury. Certain changes can happen due to age and severity of the injury. These include:
- Memory loss
- 5 senses (smell, taste, touch, hearing, sight)
- Alzheimer’s disease
- Parkinson’s disease
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Contact Your Brain Injury Attorneys in Michigan
For more information on your rights after a Michigan brain injury accident, call us now at (800) 606-1717 to speak with one of our experienced brain injury attorneys in Michigan about your case. We will start working on your case immediately gathering all the evidence and witness statements to win and settle your case.