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Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury, or head injury, is one of the most feared results of any accident or fall. TBI occurs when sudden trauma causes damage to the brain. The head injury lawyers in Denver of PURVIS • Gray Thomson, LLP represent victims of acute brain injuries. Our Denver brain injury lawyers have been successful in achieving TBI settlements.

Symptoms of TBI injury can be mild, moderate or severe. With a mild brain injury, the victim can become dazed or confused, but not lose consciousness. Concussions fall under the category of a mild brain injury. A moderate brain injury can be the result of sudden trauma to the head. Moderate brain injuries symptoms are not very obvious and can include memory loss, confusion, and mood changes. Severe brain injury is the result of a sudden or violent hit to the head. In a serious personal injury, the patient may lapse into a coma or a vegetative state and need long-term care.

Recent Studies of Brain Injuries

According to a recent study, acute brain injuries are the leading cause of death and disability among children and young adults. Each year approximately 1.5 million people sustain a brain injury, with about 50,000 people dying each year from a TBI. Roughly 230,000 people are hospitalized from brain injuries each year and survive. Motor vehicle accidents account for nearly 50% of all brain injuries and are the leading cause of hospitalization. These statistics are frightening! Many individuals seeking Denver traumatic brain injury lawsuits have called PURVIS • Gray Thomson, LLP due to our extensive experience in TBI lawsuits.

The recovery process for severe brain injuries can be excruciatingly slow, and the medical treatments, therapy, and hospitalizations can put a difficult emotional and financial strain on your family. Call a brain injury lawyer in Denver and Boulder, CO at 303-442-3366 or email us to recover damages you are entitled to due to a serious brain injury.