Severe Traumatic Brain Injuries (STBI) result from crushing blows or penetrating wounds to the head, causing crushed, ripped or torn delicate brain tissue. Such brain injuries are life threatening, and can require heroic efforts to treat.
The trauma which causes a Severe Traumatic Brain Injury can result in an open head injury, which typically requires prolonged hospitalization and extensive rehabilitation. Despite this extensive medical care, the sufferer is usually unable to return to his or her pre-injury quality of life.
According to Florida law, those who have suffered a Severe Traumatic Brain Injury due to someone else’s negligence can receive monetary compensation for the following issues:
If a loved one was fatally injured due to a Severe Traumatic Brain Injury, Florida law allows a Wrongful Death suit to be brought about by family members. Learn more about Traumatic Brain injury law:
Winegar Law exclusively handles personal injury law, including Severe Traumatic Brain Injury law, for the West Palm Beach area.
If you or a loved one has been injured with a severe traumatic brain injury, fill out our quick Appointment Request form to learn the value of your case: