The severity of brain injury may range from “mild brain injury” involving an alteration in mental status or consciousness to “severe brain injury” involving an extended period of unconsciousness or amnesia.
The majority of mild brain injuries usually resolve within 6 months.
However, some people never completely recover from a mild brain injury or concussion and may be left with one or more of the following problems:
We Can Help
When dealing with an accident-related brain injury, figuring out the appropriate recovery steps to take can be overwhelming.
Contact a lawyer at Slater Vecchio to tell your side of the story and learn about the options available to you.
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