What You Can Do If You Think You Have A Traumatic Brain Injury
After a personal injury, your health should always be your main priority. Some of the deadliest injuries that can come from a serious accident are traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), but they can be difficult to recognize and even more difficult to take action against.
At our Baton Rogue office of Palmintier Law Group, we are more than a law firm that can help you with your injury claim. Our compassionate team wants to do everything possible to protect your best interests, including helping you protect yourself if you think you or a loved one has suffered a brain injury. To help you increase your odds of surviving these types of injuries and recovering from the consequences, we encourage you to take the following steps:
See A Doctor Immediately
Traumatic brain injuries have many different warning signs, including memory issues, balance problems, difficulty sleeping, nausea and dizziness. If you believe that you are presenting any of these or other signs after hitting your head in an accident, do not wait to get medical attention, as it may just save your life.
Follow Your Doctor’s Orders
There are many reasons you should listen to your doctor. One of the best reasons you should follow what your doctor advises is that it can protect your well-being and health. Another reason is that, by not doing anything to worsen your condition, you increase the odds of securing the financial compensation you may deserve in your injury claim.
Document Your Treatment And Recovery
While you are getting the help you need for your TBI, make sure you keep track of all of the costs, dates, treatments, procedures and anything else associated with your injuries. Keeping accurate records of your injuries is one of the best things that you can do to improve the outcome of your personal injury claim.
Consult With Our Attorneys
When you want to be sure you have the legal representation you need in your injury claim, choose a law firm that has been pursuing justice for generations. Our Louisiana lawyers have more than 85 years of combined experience in these cases and are ready to stand by your side through your claim.
Call our office for a free initial consultation at 225-325-0275 or email us here today. Now is the best time to act if you suspect you have a TBI, so do not wait to act in your best interests. Hablamos Español.