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Yonkers Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer

If you or a loved one have suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in an accident or caused by negligence, we understand the challenges you may be facing. We are here to fight for your rights. Contact Fiedler Deutsch, LLP today at (914) 993-0391 or online to arrange a free consultation. 

Why Choose Our Yonkers Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyers?

How a Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer Can Help

A Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) lawyer can provide invaluable assistance throughout the legal process. Here is how they can help:

Legal Guidance

A TBI lawyer possesses in-depth knowledge of the legal complexities surrounding TBI cases. They can explain your rights and options, guiding you through the legal process step by step. In addition, their experience enables them to identify the strengths and weaknesses of your case and develop a strategic plan to pursue the best possible outcome.

Investigation and Evidence Gathering

TBI cases often require a thorough investigation to determine liability and establish the cause of the injury, which a lawyer has the resources to do. They will gather evidence such as accident reports, medical records, eyewitness accounts, and expert testimony to build a compelling claim.

Understanding of TBI Damages

A TBI attorney understands the potential long-term effects of the injury and can accurately assess the value of your claim.

Maximizing Compensation

Your lawyer will handle all communication with insurance companies, defense attorneys, and other parties involved in your case. This ensures that your rights are protected while negotiating for a fair settlement that completely covers your losses.

Trial Representation

While many Yonkers personal injury cases are settled outside of court, some may require litigation to achieve a fair resolution. A Yonkers personal injury attorney is prepared to take your case to trial if necessary.

Common Causes of Traumatic Brain Injuries

The leading causes of TBIs include the following: 

Motor Vehicle Accidents

Yonkers car accidents, truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, and other motor vehicle collisions are a common cause of TBIs. We have extensive experience handling complex cases involving negligent drivers, defective vehicles, and road hazards.

Slip and Fall Accidents

Property owners have a responsibility to maintain safe premises for visitors. If a slip and fall accident resulted in a traumatic brain injury due to negligent property maintenance, we can help you pursue a premises liability claim.

Medical Malpractice

When medical professionals fail to provide the standard of care expected in their field, it can lead to devastating consequences, including traumatic brain injuries. Our team will vigorously pursue medical malpractice claims to hold negligent parties accountable.

Workplace Accidents

If you sustained a TBI while on the job, we can help you navigate the complexities of the workers’ comp system to ensure you receive the benefits you deserve. In addition, investigate to determine if a third party is also liable. 

Sports Injuries

TBIs can occur during high-impact sports activities (e.g., football or hockey) due to negligence, lack of proper safety measures, or inadequate supervision. Our attorneys can assess your case and determine if you have grounds for a personal injury claim.

Types of Damages Available

In a TBI claim, various types of damages may be available to compensate you for the losses and hardships you have experienced. These damages can be categorized into two main types: economic and non-economic damages.

Economic Damages

Non-Economic Damages

The types and amount of damages awarded will vary by case, depending on various factors such as the severity of the TBI, its impact on the victim’s life, and the evidence establishing the defendant’s (at-fault party’s) liability. 

Symptoms of a TBI

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) symptoms typically depend on the severity and location of the injury. They may appear immediately or develop over time. Common symptoms include:

Physical Symptoms

Cognitive Symptoms

Emotional and Behavioral Symptoms

Sensory Symptoms

Sleep Disturbances

Communication and Language Difficulties

TBIs can have serious consequences, and prompt medical evaluation is crucial to initiate appropriate treatment.

Seek Legal Representation Today

A traumatic brain injury can alter your life in unimaginable ways, impacting your ability to work, enjoy life, and support your family. Our Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyers are here to guide you through this challenging time, providing compassionate legal advice and fierce representation. Call (914) 993-0391 or reach us online to arrange a free consultation today.