Kearny Injury Law Firm Recovers Damages for Victims of Head Injuries
Knowledgeable legal team has skill, experience, and long track record of success
Suffering an injury to the head poses significant risk. Head injuries can result in permanent disability, mental impairment, or, in some cases, death. While head injuries are most commonly experienced in sports or other recreational activities, individuals may experience a head injury from a motor vehicle accident, pedestrian accident, or any activity that causes a blunt blow to the head. The knowledgeable injury lawyers at the New Jersey firm of Brady, Brady & Reilly, LLC has more than 50 years combined experience and a track record of success recovering damages for victims of head injuries.
What is a head injury?
A head injury is an injury to the skull, scalp or brain caused by trauma. A concussion is a common type of brain injury ; this occurs when the brain is jolted or shaken hard enough to bounce against the skull. Concussions may be the result of two athletes colliding, an individual falling and hitting their head, or being struck in the head with a hard object. Concussions may also occur as a result of impact on another part of the body that creates enough force to jar the brain. The effects of a concussion can be immediate or may appear several hours or days later. Concussions can alter the normal functioning of the brain and may cause an alteration in an individual’s mental status. If an individual experiences multiple concussions, this can have a long-lasting, cumulative effect on the brain.
Types of head injuries
In addition to concussions, other types of head injuries include:
Hematomas: Bleeding in the brain that results in the formation of a blood clot
Contusions: A bruise on the brain that causes swelling of the brain
Skull fractures: A break in the skull that can cause bleeding
If you suffer a head injury, it is important to receive medical attention immediately. Undiagnosed injuries can cause long-term disability and impairment if they do not receive the proper care.
Head injuries are a serious matter, our Kearny New Jersey injury attorneys provide compassionate guidance
Head injuries are serious and often life-altering. If you or a loved one has suffered a head injury, immediately consult with a medical professional for a diagnosis. Filing a personal injury claim for a head injury is a difficult process; skilled and experienced legal counsel can significantly improve the outcome of your case. The dedicated legal team at Brady, Brady & Reilly LLC has been serving New Jersey residents for more than 50 years, advocating for the rights of injured victims. We pursue maximum compensation for your injuries. To discuss your head injury claim, contact a member of our team today at (201) 997-0030 or online to arrange a free consultation. We also offer evening appointments. Se habla español · Falamos português