Louisville Hematoma Attorneys
If you have been in an accident and suffered severe head trauma, you may be suffering from a traumatic brain injury (TBI) like a hematoma. Hematomas can have debilitating long-term effects and can leave you with thousands of dollars in medical bills. If your injury was caused by someone else’s negligence or recklessness, you can recover compensation for your injuries. Contact the Louisville hematoma attorneys at Sampson Law Firm to learn about your rights and your options. You should not have to the carry the burden of dealing with those consequences if they were caused by someone else’s carelessness. With the help of Sampson Law Firm, you can hold that person responsible. To find out more about how we can help you recover from this horrible injury, contact our Louisville office today at (502) 584-5050.
Why Do You Need a Lawyer?
The effects that a hematoma could have on your life are devastating and often permanent. These injuries generally require extensive medical treatment and long-term rehabilitation and therapy. You know that the accident wasn’t your fault, and you know that you cannot pay for medical bills, but you may not know what you can do to get the compensation you deserve.
You can receive compensation for medical bills, property damage, lost wages, rehabilitation, and sometimes emotional distress if you pursue a personal injury claim. However, these cases are time-consuming and require filing court information, gathering medical records, and contacting insurance companies. An attorney understands the legal process and the intricacies of the law. They can ensure that you follow all of the rules and win the maximum amount of compensation you can.
Why Choose Sampson Law Firm?
Since 1997, the traumatic brain injury hematoma attorneys from Sampson Law Firm have represented thousands of clients in similar situations. We have earned a reputation for providing successful representation. We have been able to recover millions of dollars for our clients. The personal injury attorneys at Sampson Law Firm are here to advocate for your interests and fight to protect your rights.
Our attorneys have extensive trial experience, so if we need to take a claim to court in order to get your fair compensation, we will. We will craft your individualized strategy that will result in the best outcome for you. Sampson Law Firm will be your zealous advocate.
Our compassionate attorneys understand that even though monetary compensation does not make up for everything that you’ve gone through, it does relieve some of the financial strain. Because of the delicate situation that you may find yourself in, our attorneys are so confident that they get you the compensation you deserve, you will not need to pay for their services unless they win your case. This will eliminate the worry that you may just be adding another expense without a guarantee that you will recover any money.
Be another one of Sampson Law Firm success stories. They have gotten fair compensation for hundreds of clients, and you could be one of them.
What is a Hematoma?
A hematoma is bleeding in or around the brain. They are generally caused by head trauma. There are two different types of hematomas, classified by the location of the bleeding within the skull:
- Epidural hematomas: Bleeding between the skull and the outer layer of the brain’s protective cover usually caused by a rupture in high-pressure arteries. This creates a pocket of blood that increases pressure in the skull.
- Subdural hematomas: Bleeding between the outer layer of the brain’s protective cover and the next protective layer. Subdural hematomas are divided into three subtypes that include acute, subacute, or chronic. This just depends on how soon after the injury symptoms start to appear, but all of them can have debilitating effects on the victim.
Symptoms of hematomas include:
- Loss of consciousness
- Changes in behavior
- Nausea and vomiting
- Weakness in parts of the body
- Enlarged pupil in one eye
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with a hematoma after you have been a victim of an accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. If you recognize these symptoms in yourself or in someone you love that has been a victim of an accident, seek medical assistance immediately. Once you or your loved one is stabilized, contact Sampson Law Firm to get the compensation you need for your injuries.
Cases We Handle
Because hematomas are caused by trauma to the head, they can be caused by any accident that involves a head injury. Common accidents that result in hematomas include:
- Car Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Nursing Home Malpractice
- Airplane Accidents
- Product/premise liability
- Workplace Accidents
Long-term effects of hematomas include:
- Loss of ability to do the things you once enjoyed to do
- Loss of ability to work to support yourself or your family
- Emotional/psychological problems
- Memory loss
- Impaired language skills
- Loss of balance
- Partial paralysis
- Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, or other degenerative conditions
Don’t let someone’s recklessness take everything from you. Fight for justice for you or your loved one. The long-term effects of hematomas are serious and potentially permanent. Get the monetary compensation you deserve.
If you or a loved one has suffered from a traumatic brain injury like a hematoma caused by another person’s negligence, contact the traumatic brain injury lawyers at Sampson Law Firm at (502) 584-5050 for your free case evaluation today. You will get to speak to one of our experienced Louisville lawyers about your rights and your options moving forward.