The brain controls all other functions in your body, and that means when it is injured, the impacts can be profound and cause major health issues. Because how the brain operates is somewhat of a mystery, including how it heals, pinning down recovery is not always easy to do. Therefore, when a person suffers a brain injury due to another person’s actions, a family must do everything in their power to protect not only the victim but how the victim’s brain injury will impact the entire family. That’s why, when an accident that results in a brain injury takes place in Philadelphia, it is critical to contact a veteran attorney who has experience in brain injury cases.
The brain is a complicated organ, and because of this, no two injuries are alike. An injury can either be temporary or permanent, and healing can take place over many years. This can make a long-term assessment difficult to predict and diagnose in some instances. It can also lead to many questions about how much care may be required and for how long.
In the most extreme cases, care will be constant and at a high level, and may lead to death. This means that the costs to provide this care will run into the millions of dollars. With such high levels of compensation involved, the stakes are also very high. This means you must put forth the best arguments, evidence and medical expert testimony possible to earn the highest possible settlement.
A brain injury can have a devastating impact on an entire family based on the amount of ongoing care a victim may need. If a family member has suffered a brain injury due to someone else’s careless or reckless actions, you must take immediate steps to protect your everyone in your family. To explore your legal options, contact Master Weinstein and Moyer for a free consultation. We serve clients in Philadelphia and surrounding Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York communities.