Accident victims may sustain brain injuries after a work-related accident or a car accident. Despite its name, mild traumatic brain injury can be a serious injury that significantly affects the individual’s life.
Can you sue a Philadelphia restaurant after falling down a flight of stairs? See answer by a PA trip and fall accident and brain injury lawyer. Answer also includes a discussion of financial recovery for brain injury and shoulder injury.
Did you suffer a brain injury while on the job? Read this article to learn what you should do. Can you receive compensation?
Work related brain injuries are very common, especially in workplace fall accidents and work related motor vehicle accidents. Common types of workplace fall accidents which result in head injuries include: falls from heights (roof fall accidents), falls from ladders, and trip and fall accidents. Work related auto accidents, especially serious accidents such as truck accidents […]
Brain and head trauma is one of the most common types of injuries in accident cases such as fall accidents and auto accidents. Such injuries are also some of the most complex and can lead to serious, permanent disabilities. Brain and head injury affects people differently. In fact, no two brain-head injuries will be the […]
Brain or head injuries are one of the most complex types of injuries in an accident/injury case in Pennsylvania. That’s because brain and head injuries affect people differently. No two brain or head injury cases are alike. In fact, two people could suffer the same type of brain injury and be affected by the injury […]
Q: I have a brain injury from a car accident in Philadelphia. How do my medical bills get paid? A: Under Pennsylvania accident law which applies to brain injury cases, you may be able to recover for both economic losses (medical bills and lost wages) as well as non-economic damages, like pain and suffering. The […]
Question: I live in Pennsylvania and hit my head in an accident at work. Can I still make a claim? Answer: In Pennsylvania, workers injured in work accidents can only obtain workers’ compensation benefits if the employer was provided with timely notice. Failure to provide notice to the employer may result in denial of a […]
Work injuries and accidents are leading causes of disability in the U.S. Oftentimes, injuries which lead to work related disability include: spinal injuries, brain or head injuries, and crush/amputation injuries. Below are several questions and answers to brain-head injuries in work accidents. 1. What are common types of workplace accident injuries which lead to brain-head […]
Common Types of Accidents That Cause Brain-Head Injuries The most common types of accidents which lead to brain-head injuries include: slip, trip and fall down accidents (i.e., stairway accident or sidewalk accident), car accidents (i.e., head-on crash), and workplace accidents (i.e., roof fall accident). Damage Claims in Brain-Head Injury Lawsuits As a general rule, individuals […]