Coral Springs Head Injury
Coral Springs, located in Florida's Broward County, is known for its very low crime rate and for the strict codes that the city uses to keep the community aesthetically appealing as well as family-friendly. The city has won many awards for its livability, including Money Magazine's recognition as the 27 th best city in the US to live and the Morgan Quitno designation as the tenth safest city in the US. Coral Springs is also the recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award and has won America's Promise "100 Best Cities for Young People" award. CNNMoney.com also recognized Coral Springs as one of the best places to live in 2010.
Although Coral Springs is a great place to live, accidents can and do happen in the city. Coral Springs car accidents, slip and fall accidents, and other accidents often lead to brain injuries. Traumatic brain injuries most often occur when the head hits a solid surface - such as the dashboard of a car. When this happens, the brain pushes up against the inside of the skull. Since the skull is hard while the brain is a jelly-like substance, the movement can cause the brain to bruise, bleed, or swell, which can cause serious damage to the brain. In rarer cases, the skull cracks or is punctured by a solid object during an accident, leading to traumatic brain injury and direct damage to the brain.
If you have been in a Coral Springs traffic accident or have hit your head in any way and you suspect that you may have a brain injury, seek medical help right away. Even if you have no symptoms, you may have sustained a serious head injury that could prove fatal. Getting help can determine whether you have sustained a brain injury and can start the process of documentation.
Once you have sought immediate help, you may wish to contact a Coral Springs personal injury attorney. An experienced attorney can evaluate your case, determine the likely cost of your injuries, and help you determine whether you have any remedies under the law. If you have a legal claim, pursuing that claim can help ensure that you secure a settlement which can help you pay for living expenses, lost income, medical bills, and the other costs related to your injuries. Since Coral Springs brain injuries are very expensive to diagnose and treat and since most insurance only covers some of the costs, seeking a legal claim if you have a strong case can be an important step in securing your future. Even if you decide not to seek a legal claim, speaking with an attorney can help you understand your rights and can help you see your options more clearly. An attorney may also be able to negotiate with your insurance carrier, so that you get at least the fairest claim possible.
If you are looking for a Coral Springs brain injury attorney, contact the Flaxman Law Group to book a free, confidential, no obligation consultation. The legal team at the Flaxman Law Group has helped thousands of personal injury victims recover money for their injuries. As a full service law firm, the Flaxman Law Group also has the resources and the services to help you through every stage of your recover and claims process. Contact the Flaxman Law Group today to find out more.