Brain Injuries

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Westwood / Dedham Brain Injury Lawyer

Though the brain is protected by the skull, it is vulnerable to injury when affected by the impact of a car accident. Even the most minor accident can leave an individual with a traumatic brain injury (TBI). To address brain injuries after a car accident, it is important to seek medical attention. To ensure that your rights are protected after sustaining injuries that may require you to lose time from work, incur medical expenses, and experience pain, enlist the assistance of a knowledgeable personal injury lawyer.

Law Office of Philip L. Arnel is thoroughly dedicated to each and every client. We strive to see that your brain injury and car accident case is resolved in a way that allows you to continue to live as normal a life as possible without having to worry about the financial losses after an accident.

Contact a Dedham/Westwood lawyer at the Law Office of Philip L. Arnel.

Depending on the extent of the force, various levels of brain injuries can result from a car accident, slip-and-fall or any other type of accident. While some people may only suffer a mild concussion and fully recover, others may endure a traumatic brain injury with permanent damage. A victim may suffer from:

  • Short- or long-term memory loss
  • Headaches or other types of head pain
  • Personality changes or mood swings
  • Speech impairments (slurred speech, stuttering, stammering)
  • Loss of motor skills

Closed Head Injuries

Even if there are no visible head injuries, a victim of a car accident may be suffering from a concussion or closed head injury. This is why it is so important to be evaluated by medical professionals after a car accident. Doctors know what types of symptoms may appear after a closed head injury.

Typically, the effects of a concussion or a contusion are both immediate and long term. Early intervention and rehabilitation can make a lifelong difference in a victim’s degree of recovery of normal functions.

Contact A Westwood Brain And Head Injury Today

To learn more about your rights following a brain injury and car accident, contact our Dedham/Westwood, Massachusetts, law firm and schedule a free initial consultation. We offer compassionate, experienced and aggressive legal representation in personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits. Call us today at 781-708-4137.

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