Post-Concussion Syndrome Lawyer
A head injury is a serious matter. Even a mild concussion can lead to ongoing health issues. In this article, we take a look at post-concussion syndrome; what it is, what causes it, and when to call an injury lawyer.
What Is Post-Concussion Syndrome?
A concussion can take some time to heal. When symptoms don’t clear up within the expected recovery time, your doctor might diagnose post-concussion syndrome. Symptoms of post-concussion syndrome are like a concussion. Learn more about post-concussion syndrome on the Mayo Clinic website.
- lack of energy (fatigue)
- loss of sleep (insomnia)
- trouble with concentration
- memory loss
- tinnitus (ringing in the ears)
- blurred vision
- sensitivity to noise and light
- loss of taste and/or smell (rare)
What Causes Post-Concussion Syndrome?
A head injury causes damage to the brain. This could be a mild traumatic brain injury, or something more severe. Experts believe any head injury causes structural damage to the brain and related nerves. Even if a head injury doesn’t cause a concussion, it is possible to develop post-concussion symptoms. This can happen days, weeks, or even months later.
Common Causes of Post-Concussion Syndrome:
- car accident
- slip and fall injury
- fall down stairs
- pedestrian accident
- bicycle accident
- workplace injury
- construction accident
Post-Concussion Syndrome Lawyer In Pennsylvania
When someone else’s negligence causes you injury, you should talk to a lawyer. Many times there is insurance money available to pay for your treatment. There may also be money to compensate you for additional expenses or pain and suffering.
Haggerty & Silverman in Lancaster, Pennsylvania
At Haggerty & Silverman, we help injured people get the money they deserve. If your injury happened in Pennsylvania, we can help you understand your legal options. Call us and you’ll discover why people in Lancaster county voted us the top injury law firm 4 years in a row!
Free Injury Consultation
We believe in helping injured people. Get a free legal consultation over the phone or contact us using our web form. In the consultation, we’ll explain how Pennsylvania laws apply to your situation. If you have grounds for an injury claim, we can handle your case from start to finish.
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If we don’t win your case, you don’t pay us anything. We pay any court and filing fees upfront. You only pay us when your claim is completely settled.