Anderson Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer
Greenville, Anderson, and Spartanburg, South Carolina, and Surrounding Counties
A traumatic brain injury can result when the head comes into violent contact with an object, or it is pierced by a sharp object that enters through the skull and into brain tissue. Thousands of people suffer traumatic brain injuries every year in the U.S., leaving them with lifelong injuries with which they and their families must contend.
If you or a loved one has suffered a traumatic brain injury in Greenville, Anderson, Spartanburg, or surrounding counties in South Carolina, please contact the team of legal professionals at The White Davis & White Law Firm.
Causes of Traumatic Brain Injury
The majority of traumatic brain injuries are caused by one of the following:
- Motor vehicle accidents
- The head being struck by an object
- The head hitting an object
Other factors that can result in an injury to the brain may involve another person's negligence, chemicals or toxins, or a medical error.
Symptoms of Traumatic Brain Injury
The victim of a traumatic brain injury may have a combination of symptoms that will vary depending on the area of the head that has been injured. Common symptoms may include:
- Dizziness or loss of balance
- Temporary loss of consciousness
- Blurred vision
- Mood changes
- Memory loss
- Difficulty concentrating
- Difficulty holding attention
- Disruption in thought processes
A more severe brain injury may also bring symptoms of:
- Loss of coordination
- Slurred speech
- Weakness or numbness in extremities
- Dilated pupils
- Profound confusion
It is important that the injured person seek medical attention right away if any of these symptoms appear.
Living with Traumatic Brain Injury
A person who has suffered a traumatic brain injury often must struggle through a lengthy recovery period. The injured person may also have to adapt to living with permanent disabilities caused by the injury. This requires drastic changes in the lifestyle of the injured person and that person’s loved ones, who often must contemplate the emotional and financial stress the future holds.
The White Davis & White Law Firm wants you to let our attorneys handle your legal affairs so you can focus on recovery and adapting to new changes. We represent personal injury clients in Greenville, Anderson, Spartanburg, and surrounding counties in South Carolina. Please contact the Greenville traumatic brain injury attorneys at The White Davis & White Law Firm today to learn how we can help you.