Brain Injuries

Spotting the signs and symptoms of brain injuries

It is important to be able to spot the signs and symptoms of traumatic brain injuries. Traumatic brain injuries are serious injuries but at times, such as following a car accident, their impact may not be immediately visible or apparent. As a result, it is important to know what to watch for if a traumatic… read more

Traumatic brain injuries can have a dramatic impact on victims

Brain injuries contribute to a significant number of deaths and disabling injuries each year. In total, during 2012, 2.5 million victims suffered brain injuries. TBI injuries account for 30 percent of all injury-related deaths. Traumatic brain injuries are caused by a bump, blow or jolt to the head that disrupts the normal function of the… read more

Pursuing the compensation you deserve after a brain injury

Accidents can’t be predicted, and some accidents can’t be avoided. But, when an accident does occur, it often leaves a victim or multiple victims with serious or catastrophic injuries. Such injuries can affect all aspects of a person’s life, whether it is caring for a family, earning money and going to work or even carrying… read more

We represent victims of brain injury in Pittsburgh

The human brain is literally the nerve center of our bodies. It controls everything we think and everything we do. Unfortunately, like all other bodily organs, the brain is susceptible to injury. Car accidents, and work injuries can cause a brain injury, taking a victim by total surprise. If responsibility for such an injury can… read more

Some signs and some possible causes of a coma

Most people in Allegheny County have a general idea of what it means to be in a coma. Perhaps a neighbor, a loved one, or even an individual him or herself has experienced a coma. This scary medical condition is often the result of traumatic brain injury, and completely change an individual’s life. This blog… read more

Understanding the profound impact of brain injuries

On an ordinary drive to school, work or the store, on an ordinary day, Pennsylvania residents can experience profound life-changing events. An unexpected and sudden car crash can cause serious injuries that impact the person for the rest of their life. As discussed last week in this blog, it is not always easy to tell… read more

What are the symptoms of a traumatic brain injury?

When Pennsylvania residents suffer serious injuries, they often know it right from the moment the injury is suffered. This is not always the case, however, as there can be injuries that are not immediately apparent. For example, as discussed last week in this blog, there has been an effort recently to increase awareness about concussions… read more

New Steelers foundation aims to educate about brain injuries

Many Pennsylvania residents around the state are enjoying another exciting season of Pittsburgh Steelers football. The legendary team is again hoping to add another championship to its impressive resume. In the meantime, the team is taking other steps to advance the lives of those around the state and the country as a whole. With the… read more

If brain injury happens, seek the legal relief you deserve

Life can change in an instant for Pennsylvania residents. A simple drive to work or school can be life-altering when an individual suffers a serious injury in a car crash or other incident. Perhaps no other injury is more life-altering than a traumatic brain injury. As discussed recently in this blog, motor vehicle accidents are… read more

What money damages might be available after a brain injury?

One of the best things about the legal system is its potential to hold others responsible for their actions. Pennsylvania residents can suffer life-altering consequences because someone else made a bad decision or broke the law. Accordingly, it is not only important to hold that person accountable for what they have done to the injured… read more