Arizona Brain Injury Attorneys
Personal Injury Law Office in Phoenix
A brain injury is very serious. At Swenson and Shelley, we handle cases like these often. We want to express to you our sympathy. It can be devastating to have to go through something like this due to someone else’s negligence. If this has happened to you, you may be feeling confused and worried about the future. That is quite normal. You might have a long road to recovery to consider which can have a serious impact on you and your family’s life.
You have every right to bring a claim against the liable party. We have been helping brain injury victims for years get the compensation that they deserve. We will do our job to hold the liable party accountable so that they can cover the damages you have suffered as a result of your accident. That includes your medical bills, lost wages, and any expenses that you have incurred as a result.
Please do not hesitate to reach out to us. We are willing and able to give you a free consultation to go over the details of the case. We encourage you to get in touch with us as soon as you can. If you wait too long to bring your claim, you might lose your right to get compensation. We do not want that to happen to you. If you want a strong, dedicated, and experienced Arizona brain injury attorney, please call our office as soon as possible. You will be our main priority as we work hard to get you the reward you deserve.
Brain Injuries in Arizona
There are a lot of different causes of brain injuries. You may have gotten into a terrible car accident, hurt yourself in a bad construction accident, or you could have been involved in a sport accident. Unfortunately, we see enough of these accidents to know that they happen relatively often. Even worse is that the traumatic nature of a brain injury can completely change your life forever. The worst symptoms include loss of memory, impaired speech, temporary or permanent disability, and a loss of motor functions. Hundreds of thousands of people are taken to the hospital every year for traumatic brain injury and thousands of them succumb to their injuries.
In 2014, there were approximately 1,200 people who were killed in Arizona due to some type of brain injury. The most common causes of these accidents come with misuse of firearms as well as slip and falls. Victims who have survived their brain injuries were numbered in the 6,000s in Arizona. Unfortunately, there were over 54,000 people who had to be hospitalized for a head related injury.
It is surprising how the simplest mistakes can cause a serious traumatic brain injury. You might have been working on a construction site and the ladder was not properly secured which resulted in your injury. You may have simply walked outside and tripped over a hazard which caused a brain injury.
If you and your family are having a hard time following this accident, then you have every right to bring a claim against the liable party. You should call our Arizona brain injury attorney right away to get a free consultation to make sure you are properly taken care of.
Types of Accidents That Cause Traumatic Brain Injuries
Brain injuries are not exclusive to one type of accident. They can truly happen in many different types of incidents. The most common accidents that cause brain injuries include:
- Slip and falls
- Auto accidents
- Sports accidents
- Hit by a falling object
- Medical malpractice
- Violent acts
It is possible to have traumatic brain injury after any of these accidents. Unfortunately that is a very serious brain injury that can result in permanent damage. TBI is of the most serious things that can happen to the brain. There are concussions that might not change someone’s life that are caused by getting hit too hard. Then there are injuries that can damage the brain from lack of oxygen that might happen if someone were to drown and it is also common in birth injuries. Then lastly, there are injuries that cause swelling in the brain which can be fatal.
Contact Our Firm Today for a Free Consultation
If you need a reliable and experienced Arizona brain injury attorney, please call our office right away to schedule a free consultation. These accidents can be catastrophic and cause terrible injury that could affect you for the rest of your life. We want to make sure that your medical expenses, lost wages, and other damages related to your accident are covered by the negligent party. You can count on the brain injury attorneys here at Swenson and Shelley. We will make sure your case is treated fairly by the insurance company to get the compensation you deserve.