Head Injury Lawyers

Suffering a head injury is often sustained in accidents, including automobile accidents and slip, trip and fall accidents. They can also be the result of construction site accidents, motorcycle accidents and other types of accidents resulting in injuries. This is the type of injury is a trauma to the head and in some cases it can involve permanent brain damage to occur, which will depend on the type of head injury and the severity.

If the head injury that was suffered by you or a loved one was due to actions that were willful misconduct, careless or reckless by another individual or party, this is considered negligence. The Marina del Rey head injury lawyers at Weinstein Law Offices have the experience, the resources and the litigation skills to hold the negligent party liable for their actions and recover compensation. The Weinstein Law Offices has years of experience representing injured clients, including head injury victims and successfully recovered millions of dollars in compensation and settlements. Weinstein Law Offices attorneys are highly respected in the communities of Marina del Rey County and in the courts of California.

Closed and Open Head Injuries

There are two types of head injuries, the closed head injury and the open head wound. Head wounds can include the face, the skull, the scalp, and skin hemorrhaging. Many times when head injuries are suffered, they are accompanied by neck injuries like whiplash and other neck injuries. The closed head injury can also be a traumatic brain injury and is one that does not break the skin. Either of the two types of head injuries can result in permanent brain damage, but not all head injuries result in brain damage.

The closed injury can occur in various ways and it is an incident that causes the brain to be shaken and bounces off of the skull. This can be mild, moderate or severe head injuries.

The opened head injury is one that occurs in some type of accident, where the face, skull or other area of the head is pierced by an object. This penetration of the object can cause traumatic brain injuries and if the object passes through the skull and exits it is called a perforating head injury. Any type of open head injury can be fatal, depending on the location that the object enters and travels through the head.

Traumatic Brain Wounds

When a traumatic brain injury occurs it can be a closed head injury or it can be a open head injury that results in damage to the brain that is usually permanent neurological damage to areas of the brain.

Symptoms and Damage in Head Injuries

Suffering a head injury the victim can have symptoms and damage that will dramatically change their life. These are changes in the ability to work, continuing medical care and in some cases daily medical and personal care. Many times the head injury victim  will not be able to function properly and will not be able to resume their normal activities. The symptoms that head injuries cause can include:

  • Memory Loss
  • Cognitive Impairment
  • Memory Problems
  • Dizziness
  • Aggression
  • Mania
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Paralysis
  • Facial Disfigurement

How Head Injuries Happen

Open and closed head injuries can occur for numerous reasons, they range in severity from mild, moderate and catastrophic. The types of accidents that can be responsible for head injuries include:

  • Automobile Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • SUV Rollover Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Railroad Accidents
  • Construction Site Accidents
  • Roof Collapses
  • Truck Accidents
  • Physical Abuse and Violence
  • Sports Related Injuries

The Marina del Rey head injury attorneys at Weinstein Law Offices are experienced and have the resources necessary to investigate the accident that resulted in head injuries to prove negligence and determine all of the negligent parties. The Marina del Rey head injury lawyers will help in recovering damages for the injuries you suffered and other damages, by proving the negligent party is liable. When a family has lost a loved one our experienced attorneys will file a head injury wrongful death lawsuit to hold the negligent party responsible. Our Marina del Rey head injury lawyers make it easy to discuss your case with a free consultation and if you cannot come to one of our conveniently located offices Weinstein Law Offices lawyers will come to your home, hospital room, care facility or other location.

Compensation for Head Injuries

Head injuries can be serious, causing changes in the injured victim’s life and the life of their family. There can be emotional consequences and hospital expenses are extremely high for this kind of treatment and ongoing medical care. The Marina del Rey head injury lawyers at Weinstein Law Offices can help to ensure that the injured victim has the best possible medical care, by holding the negligent party responsible for their actions. The types of compensation that can be recovered by the experienced Marina del Rey head injury lawyers include:

  • Medical Expenses
  • Injury Related Damages
  • Rehabilitation
  • Pain and Suffering
  • Lost Wages

If you or a loved one has been the victim of a serious head injury the Marina del Rey head injury lawyers at Weinstein Law Offices can help you hold the negligent party responsible for their actions that led to the injuries. Even when the negligent party is a large corporation Weinstein Law Offices has the resources to collect evidence to prove their liability and recover compensation that the head injury victim deserves. Contacting the Marina del Rey head injury lawyers toll-free to schedule a consultation to discuss your case, can mean learning your legal options. The law limits the time you have to file a head injury lawsuit, do not let time run out to hold the negligent party responsible, contact the Marina del Rey head injury lawyers at (888) 707-4493.