Ohio Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer Investigating Preventable Brain Injuries for injured plaintiffs nationwide
Traumatic Brain injury (TBI) is an acute injury that occurs when an external force hits the head and cause disruption to the brain. Mild traumatic brain injury involves a temporary disruption of the brain cells, whereas severe trauma can cause bruising, torn tissue, bleeding that can cause permanent brain damage. Effects of TBI can range from impaired thinking or memory to impaired emotional or physical functioning.
Joe Lyon is a catastrophic injury attorney representing injured plaintiffs in Ohio and throughout the nation in personal injury, workplace accident, auto accident, premises liability and product liability lawsuits.
Ohio Traumatic Brain Injury
The rates of hospitalization, emergency department visits and deaths related to traumatic brain injuries has increased over the past decade. In 2013, there were 2.8 million cases of TBI.
- Children under the age of 4, elderly over 75, and young adults (15-24) are at the highest risk of injury.
- Men are three times more likely to die from a TBI than women
- 30% of all injury deaths are a result of TBI
- 138 people die every day from TBI
- Falls account for 40% of TBIs
- Motor Vehicle Accidents account for 14%
Contact an Ohio Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer
Joe Lyon is an experienced Cincinnati catastrophic injury attorney and Ohio traumatic brain injury lawyer accepting cases of traumatic brain injury nationwide. Working on contingency fees, The Lyon Firm invests to learn the critical facts that will drive a successful case in front of jury. Expert testimony is critical in traumatic brain injury cases to understand the scope of the injury, and Mr. Lyon has experience working with neurologists and neuropsychologists to develop this important evidence.
Types of Brain Injuries
- Anoxic Brain Injury
- Hypoxic Brain Injury
- Penetrating (Open Head) Injury
- Subdural Hematoma
- Locked In Syndrome
- Closed Head Injury
- Diffuse Axonal Injury
- Coup-ContreCoup Injury
- Second Impact Syndrome
- Post-Concussion Syndrome
Causes of Traumatic Brain Injury
- Birth Trauma
- Auto Accidents
- ATV Accidents
- Trucking Accidents
- Farming Equipment Accidents
- Vehicle Defects
- Defective Airbags
- Defective Seat Belts
- Defective Firearms
- Premises Liability
- Elevator Accidents
- Industrial Accidents
- Construction Accidents
- Fracking Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Bike Accidents
- Combat Related Activities
- Defective Helmets
Traumatic Brain Injury Compensation
The Lyon Firm specializes in product liability and personal injury litigation and represents a variety of injured plaintiffs in lawsuits and works to recover rightful compensation after an accident and injury.
If you have questions about the root cause of a traumatic brain injury or the available legal remedies to help improve the quality of life and medical care in Ohio, call The Lyon Firm at (800) 513-2403. You will speak directly with Mr. Lyon, an Ohio traumatic brain injury lawyer and he will help you answer those critical questions.