Traumatic Brain Injury Claims & Lawsuits in Oklahoma City
Sustaining a traumatic brain injury may change one's life. If you or someone you know suffered head trauma in an accident or in any situation that was caused by another person's negligent or wrongful conduct, you may have grounds for a lawsuit against the responsible party. An Oklahoma City injury attorney at our law firm can offer you a complimentary consultation to discuss your particular case and options.
A traumatic brain injury is a type of catastrophic injury that is sustained when a person experiences a direct blow to the head, a blow to the body or a sudden change in movement (as in the case of an auto accident that causes whiplash). A traumatic brain injury may have a lasting impact on a victim's life, leading to headaches, memory loss, personality changes, sleep disorders, seizures, difficulty concentrating, light sensitivity and more. An injury of this kind may even lead to coma or
Seek Compensation for a Traumatic Brain Injury
A lawsuit that involves a traumatic brain injury will address the incident that caused the injury. This may be a car accident,
slip and fall,
bicycle accident or any other situation that caused you to sustain head trauma. To recover maximum financial compensation for an injury of this magnitude, you will need to prove that another person or entity was responsible for causing the injury. For example, you may have been involved in a car accident. Your attorney will need to prove that another driver was to blame or that some other party was at fault, such as the manufacturer of a defective auto part. In addition to proving the other party's liability, your lawyer will also need to prove the value of your claim. This would include all medical care, lost earnings, future medical expenses and other economic and non-economic damages associated with the incident and your traumatic brain injury.