A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury that occurs when an object hits the head or when the head hits an object. Concussions can range from mild to severe, and they can cause a variety of symptoms, including headaches, dizziness, nausea, and difficulty concentrating. If you have suffered a concussion, it is important to seek medical attention immediately and to follow your doctor’s instructions for treatment.
If you or a loved one has recently suffered a concussion, it is important to know that you may be eligible for legal help. Here is a look at some things a brain injury lawyer can do for you.
Understand The Extent Of Your Injuries
The first thing a brain injury lawyer will do is try to get a clear understanding of the extent of your injuries. This will involve reviewing your medical records and speaking with your doctor. It is important to be honest with your lawyer about the symptoms you are experiencing and the severity of your injuries.
File A Personal Injury Claim
This claim could be filed against a negligent driver, a property owner, or even a school or sports league. Your lawyer will help you gather the evidence you need to prove that the other party was at fault.
Help You Get The Compensation You Deserve
This will also involve working with your insurance company to ensure your bills are paid or getting you in touch with medical professionals who can help you recover. Your lawyer will fight for the maximum amount of compensation possible.
Present Your Case In Court
Your lawyer will take your case to court if the other party does not want to settle your claim. This could involve a trial or an arbitration hearing. Your lawyer will work to get you the best possible outcome from your case.
A brain injury can be a very confusing and stressful time. A good lawyer will be there for you every step of the way, answering your questions and helping you make the best decisions for your future.
Nanda & Associate Lawyers has a versatile team of personal injury and brain injury lawyers that can help you get the settlement you deserve. Operating in Mississauga and Brampton, our firm also employs family law lawyers, real estate lawyers, and refugee lawyers. If you’d like legal advice from our team, click here to book a consultation.