Our Michigan car accident lawyers represent clients who suffer from a traumatic brain injury after a Michigan car accident. There are many possible causes of a traumatic brain injury in a car accident, such as direct impact of some kind to the brain or sudden jerking of the head.
According to reports, traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) related to car accidents account for 28 percent of TBI’s in the United States. Approximately TBI’s require $48.3 billion a year in benefits for direct and indirect costs.
Common Outcomes of Traumatic Brain Injuries After A Michigan Car Accident
The effects of traumatic brain injuries after a Michigan car accident can be devastating, both to the survivor and the survivor'’ family. Some of the most common outcomes of TBI’s after a Michigan car accident include:
- Swallowing disorders
- Balance Problems
- Coordination and movement problems
- Memory loss
- Speech problems
Prevent Traumatic Brain Injuries After A Michigan Car Accident
If you are involved in a car accident, there is no one sure way to ensure that you will not be seriously injured or suffer from a TBI. However, there are some preventative measures a motorist can take to help avoid these consequences. These preventative measures include:
- Wear a seat belt
- Don’t drive while intoxicated
- Be aware of your surroundings
- Keep a safe distance away from other cars on the road
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Contact Your Michigan Car Accident Lawyer
If you or a family member suffer from a traumatic brain injury after a Michigan car accident, call our office now at (800) 606-1717 to speak with an experienced car accident lawyer or simply submit this contact form and someone will call you shortly.