The Most Common Problems Associated with TBI

Traumatic Brain Injury Subject of $30 Million Collaborative Study

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a complex condition that can lead to a number of physical, cognitive, emotional, and social challenges. The effects of TBI vary widely depending on the severity, location, and specific circumstances of the injury. However, several common problems are frequently associated with TBI, impacting individuals’ daily functioning, quality of life, and … Read more

How Brain Injuries Impact Everyday Life

How Traumatic Brain Injuries Impact Families

Brain injuries are some of the most devastating personal injuries imaginable.  Even a minor traumatic brain injury, or TBI, can have a significant impact on a person’s everyday life. These injuries can result from falls, car accidents, sports injuries, or medical conditions like strokes. When the brain is injured, it can affect almost every aspect … Read more

How a Personal Injury Victim Recovers Compensation

crumpled front end of car after collision

When someone is injured due to the negligence of another person or party, the person who was injured may be entitled to receive compensation for damages and losses. This is often done by filing a personal injury claim. It is very important for the person who was injured, and needs help, to understand the steps … Read more

The Lifelong Consequences of Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a serious medical condition that occurs when a sudden blow or jolt to the head disrupts the normal function of the brain. It can result in a wide range of physical, cognitive, emotional, and social difficulties. TBI can happen to anyone, and its effects can last long after the initial … Read more

Winter Activites Can Be Fun, But Be Careful!

Snowboarder catching air on a mountainside jump

Winter brings with it plenty of opportunities for outdoor fun, but it is important to be aware of the potential risks and hazards that also exist during cold weather. From skiing and snowboarding to ice skating and sledding, there are potential dangers and risks associated with most winter sports. While these recreational pastimes can be thrilling, it is also important to prioritize safety to prevent accidents and injuries.

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Prevent Traumatic Brain Injury From Outdoor Activities

Everyone loves enjoying the summer months with outdoor activities, especially in places where winter is so cold!  However, being outdoors can also pose safety hazards that should not be ignored.  There is often a surge in personal injuries during the summer months as people are outside and more active.  Following some basic safety tips may help to prevent many of these injuries.

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Sports-Related TBIs: Can You Recover Damages?

One question often asked about traumatic brain injuries is whether a victim can recover damages if he or she willingly participated in the activity that resulted in the TBI.  This is especially important in sports-related TBI cases, when a player may suffer a concussion or worse during rough play.

A recent article notes that the widow of a former University of Southern California player is currently involved in suing the NCAA for failure to protect Matthew Gee from repeated head trauma.  Alana Gee claims that the NCAA’s negligence led to Gee’s death in 2018 from brain damage.

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ATV Accidents On the Rise

Nothing could be more exciting than riding a speeding snowmobile or a fast-moving ATV across the beautiful Alaskan landscape, but this recreational activity comes at a steep cost for some.  ATV accidents tend to cause serious life-changing and life-threatening injuries, particularly among young people, and the number of these types of accidents seems to be increasing.

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The Connection between TBI and Mental Health

Concussions are one of the most common types of traumatic brain injury or TBI, and children and teens are at particular risk. Because children and teens are likely to be involved in high-risk activities such as sports, riding ATVs or being involved in car crashes, it is important to understand the totality of the impact of a concussion on young, developing brains.

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Facts about Traumatic Brain Injury

Facts about Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injuries or TBIs are some of the most devastating of all personal injuries.  Many people understand that TBIs can negatively impact a person’s life, but how many people know the true level of that impact?  Another little-known TBI fact is that there are many different types of traumatic brain injuries and these can … Read more