Our Michigan brain injury lawyers have considerable expertise representing individuals who have sustained traumatic brain injuries. We understand how these injuries impact the victims and their families.
Thousands of Americans suffer from traumatic brain injuries, which accounts for the third primary cause of death in the United States. In fact according to reports, nearly 56,000 people die each year from a traumatic brain injury or suffer permanent loss of mobility. 80 percent of people who suffer a traumatic brain injury never go back to work as a result of certain mobility loses.
Common Causes of Traumatic Brain Injuries
Brain injured victims typically suffer a blow to the head or a force that causes an acceleration-deceleration movement of the head. The most common causes of traumatic brain injuries include:
- Car accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Slip & Fall accidents
- Sports-Related Accidents
Who Is More At Risk for Traumatic Brain Injuries
Statistics show that males are 50% more at risk of developing a traumatic brain injury compared to females. A few reasons why men are more at risk than woman for TBI’s include:
- Men are more likely to engage in activities that make them more vulnerable to acquired traumatic brain injury.
- Men are more likely to join sports that engage in high rick or contact sports such as karate, hockey, boxing, skateboarding, or motor racing for example.
- Men are more likely to be employed in occupations that carry some form of industrial risk and that often involve heavy equipment or manual labor.
No Fault Insurance Benefits After A Michigan Brain Injury Accident
Our Michigan brain injury lawyers understand that these type of injuries have tremendous effect on an individual's ability to lead his or her normal life. Changes in personality affect marriages, families, and friendships. Head injury patients are often unable to return to work and suffer a significant impairment of earnings and earning potential. Further, head injury patients often need expensive attendant care due to their condition.
People injured in a Michigan car accident, motorcycle accident, truck accident, bicycle accident, or pedestrian accident, can often have claims for their personal injuries and can file Michigan No-Fault Insurance claims for medical expenses, lost wages, and other benefits.
Michigan Brain Injury Lawyer No Fee Promise
Our Michigan brain injury attorneys will represent you in your Michigan brain injury case under our NO FEE PROMISE. This means that you will not be charged any legal fees whatsoever unless we obtain a settlement or recovery for you. You have absolutely no obligation for legal fees unless we win your case. If we do not obtain a settlement for you, you owe us nothing!
Contact Your Michigan Brain Injury Lawyer
Our Michigan brain injury lawyers have a complete understanding as to the causes of traumatic brain injuries. We know how to discredit the insurance company lawyers who are hired to terminate insurance benefits. 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 Michigan brain injury lawyers about your case. We represent traumatic brain injury victims (TBI) in mild, moderate, and severe brain injury and closed head injury cases.