The brain injury attorneys in Michigan at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. are pleased to announce their support of National Brain Injury Awareness Month, a campaign put on by the Brain Injury Association (BIAA). As members of the Brain Injury Association of Michigan, our top rated lawyers understand the seriousness of these injuries. We represent clients suffering from a TBI or closed head injury in all types of accidents, including car accidents, slip and fall accidents, bicycle accidents, motorcycle accidents, sports-related accidents, and all other personal injury accident matters.
According to recent statistics put out by the Brain Injury Association,1.7 million people, including 475,000 children, sustain a traumatic brain injury in the United States each year. As a result of this serious injury, 52,000 people will die, 275,000 people will be hospitalized, and 1.365 million people will be treated in an emergency department and released. These statistics and more have been released as a part of the National Brain Injury Awareness Campaign. The Association wants individuals to be aware of how serious and common these injuries are.
In addition, it is estimated that 52,000 people will die, 275,000 people will be hospitalized, and 1.365 million people will be treated in an emergency department and released. This number is unfortunately high, and that is why is it very important for the public to be aware and know how to better protect themselves, when for example, playing a sport or riding their bicycle.
When an individual suffers a brain injury, often times their daily life functions are effected as they may not be able to perform them as well or even at all. In addition to physical injuries, emotional and financial stress also may take place. If you or someone you know suffers a traumatic brain injury or closed head injury in a Michigan accident, call our top rated Michigan brain injury attorneys immediately to discuss your rights and learn what legal recourse is available. Our lawyers have significant experience in these types of cases and will represent you and your family under our No Fee Promise, meaning no legal fees or costs until we win or settle your case. Call today at (800) 606-1717.