Signs that you are suffering from a head injury

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

Head injuries are often among the most damaging injuries a person can sustain, often causing short- and long-term hardship for victims and their families. This type of trauma is usually the consequence of a blow or collision to the victim’s cranial area, frequently caused by a blow or impact against a surface that injures the brain area.

If you believe a third party has caused your brain injuries, you must seek legal advice immediately. This will give you a better chance of holding this person accountable. Before taking any type of legal action, you must rule out that you are indeed at risk of suffering trauma of this type, which you can rule out if you seek medical attention for any of these symptoms:

  • Headaches and migraine
  • Confusion, fatigue, or drowsiness
  • Nausea, dizziness, or loss of balance
  • Language problems, including possible aphasias
  • Blurred vision, sensitivity to light or sound
  • Occasional loss of consciousness lasting a few seconds to a few minutes
  • Mood swings or ups, such as depression or anxiety
  • Problems with memory, concentration, attention, or cognitive difficulties
  • Changes in sleep habits, such as sleeping more than usual or sleeping at irregular intervals

Once you determine that you have grounds to file a lawsuit against the party responsible for your injuries, an attorney will be able to guide you through the process. Helping you make informed decisions about the various aspects of your case. The success of your lawsuit will largely depend on your ability to identify the party or parties responsible for your head injury and demonstrate the full extent of the resulting damages.

If you notice any of the signs mentioned here, it is essential that you seek urgent medical attention. As minor as they may seem, untreated symptoms can lead to permanent damage, so it’s best to deal with them as soon as possible. Don’t be deterred by medical expenses or monetary losses; our experienced personal injury lawyers will help you recover all damages suffered due to the negligence of a third party.

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.