Proving A Head And Brain Injury

WHAT EVIDENCE IS NEEDED TO PROVE A TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY? It can be beneficial to submit the following into evidence to prove a head and brain injury: Accident report Scene photographs Ambulance/EMT records and interviews ER records Medical records  Prior medical records Educational records Employment records Drug use history, long term prescription abuse (with brain [...]

Proving A Head And Brain Injury2020-02-12T13:43:50-08:00

Impact On Family In A Traumatic Brain Injury Case

THE IMPACT ON FAMILY IN A TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY CASE: FAMILY MEMBERS AND FRIENDS ARE BETTER TO TESTIFY TO THE BRAIN INJURY VICTIM’S CONDITION The impact on family in a traumatic brain injury case is significant.  The injured victim is in fact brain injured and may not be able to testify to the full extent [...]

Impact On Family In A Traumatic Brain Injury Case2020-02-05T18:52:44-08:00

Defense Medical Exam In Traumatic Brain Injury Case

DEFENSE MEDICAL EXAM IN TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY CASE The defendant's legal counsel will demand defense medical exam in traumatic brain injury case. The Defense will often demand a neuropsychological examination of the injured victim by a neuropsychologist of their choosing to discredit the injured victim.  The injured victim will be required to submit to hours [...]

Defense Medical Exam In Traumatic Brain Injury Case2020-02-05T18:19:23-08:00

Pre-Existing Condition In Traumatic Brain Injury Case

WHAT IF THE INJURED VICTIM HAS A PRE-EXISTING CONDITION? Many times when pursuing a personal injury claim for a traumatic brain injury case, the Defense Counsel will try to argue that the plaintiff had a pre-existing condition that included the same symptoms and complaints as the current brain injury that is the subject of the [...]

Pre-Existing Condition In Traumatic Brain Injury Case2020-02-03T18:04:55-08:00

Defense Strategy In Traumatic Brain Injury Cases

WHAT IS THE DEFENSE STRATEGY IN TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY CASES?  During litigation to recover compensation for a brain injury, the Defense Counsel may apply numerous tactics to discredit the victim and the injury.  The defense strategy in traumatic brain injury cases can be very aggressive.  Such strategies include: Emphasizing the lack of reporting of the [...]

Defense Strategy In Traumatic Brain Injury Cases2020-01-31T18:04:02-08:00

Traumatic Brain Injury Expert

WHAT EXPERTS ARE NEEDED IN A TBI CASE? It is important to employ a traumatic brain injury expert to support a claim for TBI.  The existence of the injury, its cause, the extent of the injury, and past and future damages resulting from the injury can each require expert testimony.  Without expert testimony, it is [...]

Traumatic Brain Injury Expert2020-01-29T23:54:25-08:00