A severe brain injury can strip a person of his or her intellect, personality, and autonomy. Even so-called mild traumatic brain injuries can wreak havoc on a person’s life. Although most people with mild traumatic brain injuries have symptoms that resolve in a few months, others are not so lucky and must cope with symptoms that interfere with their work, social and family life for years.
The attorneys at Bode & Collins, P.L.C. have experience handling brain injury cases. If you believe that the negligence of a third party caused you or a loved one to suffer a brain injury, call us today at 480.355.5020 to schedule a free initial consultation. We are here to help you get the compensation you need and deserve.
Brain Injury: Incidence, Symptoms and Common Causes
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that there are 1.7 million people who suffer a brain injury each year. The total lifetime total costs of brain injuries have been estimated to be $60 billion.
Symptoms of a traumatic brain injury or TBI may include:
- Loss of Consciousness
- Memory Loss or Impairment
- Loss of Senses Like Taste or Smell
- Dizziness or Problems with Balance
- Excessive Sleeping
- Radical Mood or Personality Changes
- Loss of Motor Control
There are many different ways a traumatic brain injury (or TBI) can occur, including:
- Motor Vehicle Accidents
- Medical Malpractice
- Slip and Fall Accidents
- School Accidents
- Boating Accidents
Personalized Service – Proven Results
At Bode & Collins, P.L.C. we treat our clients the way we would like to be treated. We provide aggressive representation that is tailored to clients’ individual legal and personal needs.
When you hire Bode & Collins, P.L.C. to fight for your rights you get experienced trial attorneys Chris Bode and Natalie Collins working on your case, not a junior lawyer just learning the ropes. Combined our attorneys have more than forty years of litigation experience and have recovered millions of dollars for clients during that time.
Bode & Collins, P.L.C. serves the entire state of Arizona, including clients who live in Scottsdale, North Scottsdale, Phoenix, Glendale, Tempe, Mesa, Avondale, Cave Creek, Prescott, Flagstaff, Bullhead City, Kingman, and Tucson. We also represent clients who are injured while visiting Arizona from other states or countries.
If you or a loved one has suffered a brain injury, call or contact us today to see if we are the right law firm to help you. If we take your case we will front all costs and will work on a contingency fee, meaning that you won’t owe any attorneys’ fees unless and until there is a settlement or verdict in your favor.