Maryland Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyers

If a head injury or brain damage is suffered in
an accident, fall or other Maryland trauma,
it is important to have an experienced lawyer.

When another person’s negligence causes a car accident, slip and fall or other Maryland head injury, traumatic brain damage could occur with devastating and life-changing consequences.

Every year there are about 5,000 people who suffer a traumatic brain injury in Maryland, and there are over 500 deaths. For those that survive with a head injury, they are left with a life-time of medical expenses and costs to assist them with their day to day activities.

Our experienced Maryland traumatic brain injury lawyers can help make sure that your family is protected and that all available financial compensation is obtained from the responsible party.

Maryland Traumatic Brain Injury Statistics

According to the Brain Injury Association of Maryland, more than 13 people were hospitalized every day in the year 2000 with a traumatic brain injury in Maryland, accounting for about 5% of all hospitalizations. Almost 22% of all Maryland injury deaths that year were related to a head injury, with nearly half of the deaths occurring before the patients arrived that hospital.

Immediately after an accident or injury, the
insurance company for the responsible person
will start working to limit your compensation.

Brain damage can occur in a split second, regardless of whether any open or closed head injury is seen.

Some of the common causes of Maryland head injuries in 2000 included:

  • Maryland auto accidents accounted for 40% of all traumatic brain injury cases, with people between 15 and 24 years old at the greatest risk (62% of all TBI for people these ages were caused by a car crash in Maryland).
  • Injuries from falls accounted for over 30% of all Maryland brain injuries, with falls being the leading cause of TBI for young children under 5 years old and seniors over 65 years old.

A Maryland Head Injury Attorney Can Protect Your Family

If the negligence, recklessness or carelessness of another person or corporation causes a head injury, substantial financial compensation may be available.

Due to the potential life changing nature of a head injury, it is important for victims and their families to seek legal representation as soon as possible after an accident, fall or other Maryland personal injury.

Our Maryland brain injury attorneys can work with your family to review the circumstances surrounding the traumatic accident or head injury to determine what compensation and benefits may be available, including but not limited to:

  • Payment for Medical Expenses
  • Reimbursement for Lost Wages
  • Damages for Pain and Suffering
  • Compensation for Future Medical Care
  • Money for Costs Needed for Day-to-Day Care and Assistance
  • Damages for Future Loss of Earnings Ability
  • Reimbursement for Inability to Perform Household Services
  • Other Damages Depending on the Situation

All cases are handled on a contingency fee basis, which means that there are no fees or expenses unless a recovery is obtained. Contact our Maryland law firm today to review your rights and make sure that your family is protected.

Call 1 (800) 522-0102  toll free 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
or submit an online request for a free consultation with a Maryland traumatic brain injury lawyer.