All Press Releases for November 20, 2009

Head Injuries in Adults

The different scenarios that can cause brain injuries, the symptoms that may occur as a result of head injuries, and the possible safety measures you can take to prevent head injuries.



    PHOENIX, AZ, November 20, 2009 /24-7PressRelease/ -- There are numerous dangers out there that can cause a life changing head injury in a matter of seconds. Depending on the severity, a head injury can change you and your family's life forever and can also cause significant brain damage making everyday tasks challenging. In the Tempe, Mesa, Scottsdale and Phoenix area there have been many cases where the victims of head injuries were not responsible for their injuries. A devastating brain injury can be the fault of someone else's neglect. For example, faulty products or even a cracked sidewalk can be deemed as the fault of a company or even the city of Phoenix. If you or a loved one has been the victim of a serious head trauma, contacting an Arizona personal Injury lawyer can help you receive compensation for your injuries.

There are many different scenarios that can cause a head injury. The amount of compensation you can receive will depend greatly on how the accident occurred and how severe the injuries are. Some of the different scenarios that cause brain injuries include:

Brain Injury Scenarios

Car accident
Bike accident
• Rollerblading accident
• Slip and fall
• Cracked sidewalk
• Physical abuse by another
Defective products
• Work place injury
• Construction site injury

Head and brain injuries can cause many serious side effects that can lead to future complications. Some examples of the side effects and the aftermath include:

Possible brain injury side effects

• hemorrhaging
• concussion
• seizure
• blurred vision
• nausea and vomiting
• headaches
• neurological defects
• stroke
• paralysis
• insomnia
• death

While brain injuries are difficult to prevent, there are precautions you can take in order to avoid becoming a victim of such a serious injury. Head injuries occur when you least expect it, and it is difficult to plan when they occur but there are safety measures you can take. Examples of the types of safety measures include:

Safety measures

• Wear a helmet if you are engaging in motorcycle riding, rollerblading, or other similar activities.
• Always use extreme caution when driving, know your route and never drink and drive.
• Seat belts, safety belts, airbags, are all preventative measures to avoid head injuries.
• Avoid walking by construction sites or areas where road work may be present.
• Research products that you are planning to buy and be aware of their safety ratings.

Contact an Arizona Personal Injury Attorney

When a head or brain injury occurs, it is difficult to know the right step to take and who to turn to for advice on the matter. An Arizona personal injury lawyer has the experience and knowledge to handle your head injury case confidently. A head injury can result in thousands of dollars in medical bills and physical therapy. If another party is responsible for your injuries you should not be responsible for the financial and emotional burden the brain injury will cause you and your family. For more information please contact: www.solomonrelihan.com

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Contact Information

Martin Solomon
Solomon & Relihan
Phoenix, AZ
USA
Voice: 602-635-1532
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