Case settled for $1,700,000
The long-term effects of a head injury sustained in a car crash are potentially complex and can be difficult to prove in a legal action. The complexity of the human brain and the way it heals (or does not heal) after an injury can have both long-term effects and delayed effects
. It is always important after a crash, therefore, to ensure doctors in the ER, or your personal physician, pay close attention to any harm to the brain. This is especially important if the injured person has lost consciousness, sustained a concussion, or sustained a fracture to the skull.
A Case in Point
This crash occurred in 1999 in Clarke County and resulted in the what may be the largest personal injury settlement in the entire history of Clark County. It is a story about the long-term and delayed effects of a head injury. [Read more…]