A work related head injury can be devastating. If you lost consciousness, even briefly, because of a head injury at work, you may have a traumatic brain injury. Many people experience mood changes, difficulty remembering things, increased anxiety, and sometimes severe headaches because of a concussion or blow to the head. The effects of a brain injury can be devastating to a person and their family. If these symptoms don't go away, the effects on a person's life, career, and family will require specialized medical care and a lawyer who is familiar with the medical and psychiatric science behind understanding brain injuries.
Common brain injury treatments in a workers' compensation claim include:
If you have experienced a brain injury, a settlement in your workers' compensation case can help you to support yourself and your family.