Life after a brain injury can be very challenging. In many instances, you may need ongoing medical treatment and long term rehabilitation to recover. In severe cases, you may suffer permanent disabilities that prevent you from doing many tasks that were once second nature. This can result in significant physical, emotional, and financial burdens for you and your family.
Fortunately, you don't have to go through this difficult time alone. Michael K. Grife is here to help. If your brain injury was caused by the negligent actions of another, you may be entitled to recover compensation for your damages, and Mr. Grife will fight aggressively to ensure the negligent party is held accountable.
The best way to learn about your rights and options is to speak with Mr. Grife in person. Please call 561-998-0770 today to schedule your free consultation at our Boca Raton personal injury office. If you are unable to come to our office, Mr. Grife will travel to you.Common Causes of Brain Injuries
Brain injuries occur as a result of suffering a jarring blow to the head. This type of head trauma can be caused by many events. Some of the most common include:
- Car Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Slip and Fall Accidents
- Sports Accidents
- Construction Accidents
In many cases, these catastrophic injuries could have been avoided if the negligent party had been more careful. Mr. Grife will stand by your side every step of the way to help you receive the compensation you deserve.Brain Injury Symptoms
There are a wide range of symptoms that may occur following a brain injury. The specific symptoms you experience will vary based on the region of the brain impacted and the severity of your injury.
Often, it may take days or even weeks for brain injury symptoms to develop. For this reason, it is important to seek medical attention right away if you've suffered a blow to the head. Prompt treatment can mean the difference between a full recovery and a permanent disability which impacts you for the rest of your life.
The following symptoms may be a sign that you've suffered a brain injury:
- Loss of consciousness
- Slurred speech
- Loss of balance
- Nausea and vomiting
- Mood swings
- Problems concentrating
- Ringing in the ears
- Sensitivity to light or sound
- Bad taste in the mouth
- Memory loss
- Convulsions or seizures
- Difficulty sleeping
- Sleeping more than normal
To learn about a cutting edge brain injury diagnostic tool called diffusion tensor imaging, please read our Traumatic Brain Injury DTI/MRI page.Experienced Boca Raton Brain Injury Lawyer
Mr. Grife has been helping brain injury victims in the Boca Raton area since 2005. He has witnessed the devastation these injuries cause, and he is committed to helping you recover. Mr.
Grife will personally handle every aspect of your case, and he will be available to you 24/7 to answer your questions or provide a status update. Very few other attorneys can match this level of personalized attention. Mr. Grife will focus all of his energy on recovering your compensation so that you can focus on what is truly important -- getting better.
If you've suffered a brain injury caused by the negligence of another, please contact The Grife Law Firm today to schedule your free consultation. We serve clients in Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, Deerfield Beach, Delray Beach, and throughout Florida.