2 Million People Suffer a Traumatic Brain Injury
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Most traumatic brain injury accidents are preventable and occur because of another party’s recklessness, carelessness, or negligence. If you or a loved one has suffered a traumatic brain injury as......

Most traumatic brain injury accidents are preventable and occur because of another party’s recklessness, carelessness, or negligence. If you or a loved one has suffered a traumatic brain injury as a result of another’s wrongdoing, you may wish to consult the attorneys of Dervishi Law Group, P.C., to receive the compensation you deserve.
Call us at 718-619-4525 or email: fdervishi@dervishilaw.com and visit: http://www.dervishilaw.com/ for more details.

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  • 1. Disclaimer: The contents of this presentationare general in nature. Please use yourdiscretion while following them. The authordoes not guarantee legal validity of the tipscontained herein.Ph.no.: 718-619-4525/ ​917-300-0797E-mail: fdervishi@dervishilaw.comwww.dervishilaw.com2 MILLION PEOPLE SUFFERA TRAUMATIC BRAININJURY
  • 2. Each year in the United States, 2 millionpeople suffer a traumatic brain injury, orTBI.
  • 3. Deaths in TBI cases• Between 70,000 and 90,000 of these individuals are left withsignificant and irreversible impairments.• Approximately 20,000 people die from TBI each year.
  • 4. Age Distribution of TBI Cases• Males between the ages of 15 and 34 are most likely to sufferTBI.• People over the age of 75 also comprise a large group of TBIpatients.• Leading cause of disability in children and young adults.
  • 5. Impact of TBI…• The physical, cognitive, and emotional changes caused by atraumatic brain injury depend on the location and severity ofthe injury.• Focal brain damage is confined to the directly affected area ofthe brain.• Diffuse brain damage is the result of the brain moving backand forth inside the skull causing damage to many areas.
  • 6. Impact of TBI• The major speech and language areas of the brain are oftenmost affected• TBI can leave a patient with sensory disturbances, cognitiveimpairments and motor system damage.
  • 7. Reasons for TBI• Motor vehicle accidents• Falls,• Violence,• Sports injuries, and• Child abuse.
  • 8. Most traumatic brain injury accidents are preventable andoccur because of another party’s recklessness, carelessness,or negligence. If you or a loved one has suffered a traumaticbrain injury as a result of another’s wrongdoing, you maywish to consult the attorneys of Dervishi Law Group, P.C., toreceive the compensation you deserve.
  • 9. Dervishi Law Group, P.C.,Personal Injury Attorney, New YorkE-mail: fdervishi@dervishilaw.comTel: 718-619-4525/917-300-0797www.dervishilaw.com