In many cases a serious brain injury will result in some type of permanent impact on your life.
Many victims develop disabilities that can impair:
- emotional control;
- daily function;
- muscle control; and
- even cause paralysis.
The conditions resulting from a brain injury can be life-changing and require round-the-clock care, medical assistance devices, or ongoing therapy.
The costs and burdens associated with caring for a loved one after a brain injury can put families at a severe disadvantage if they do not take the steps to seek full compensation for their damages following an accident.
Seeking Compensation in Atlanta after Accident Injuries
The costs of treating a serious brain injury can be astronomical, especially when you factor in the time you lose from work on top of the medical expenses.
The treatments for brain injury range from surgical to psychological and can involve many specialists. These treatments do not come cheap and can often last for years if not for a lifetime.
When your accident was caused by the negligence of another you have the right to seek an injury claim settlement to cover the cost of your losses and expenses. A typical insurance claim settlement will often short-change your losses, if they offer to settle at all, leaving you to pick up the remainder of your unintended expenses.
It’s easy to overlook some of the expenses you’ve incurred after a loved one has suffered a brain injury, and also difficult to predict what sort of long-term costs the injury may incur.
Seeking help from an accident attorney can help you understand the settlement process and work toward fair compensation for your current and future needs.
If You Suffer a Brain Injury in Atlanta, an Accident Attorney Can Help
After a serious or fatal accident you and your family may be dealing with the grief of serious injury, loss of a loved one, and financial burdens. During this difficult time it’s easy to get frustrated with your situation – you didn’t deserve to suffer due to the negligence of another!
At The Law Offices of Shane Smith we help accident victims seek justice after they’ve suffered injury and losses due to another’s negligence. We have helped Atlanta accident victims with cases of accidents caused by drunk and negligent drivers as well as other accidents resulting in serious or fatal injury.
Before making the decision to hire a lawyer, request a copy of our FREE eBooks on DUI car accidents, property damage, and what to avoid in a Georgia car accident claim. Our guides contain valuable information on how to handle filing a claim for serious injuries or wrongful death. When you’re ready to get started on your Atlanta accident claim, contact us to set up a FREE consultation – 770-487-8999.