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Traumatic brain injury

Every year 1 million people are treated in hospital for head injuries. The majority go on to make a full recovery but even minor brain injuries can result in difficulties which persist for months or years. In some cases brain injury can be devastating; resulting in loss of ability to carry out the most basic functions.

Medical advances mean that many more patients are now surviving the most serious injuries. These patients may require rehabilitation over many years in order to regain independence and a good quality of life.

The damage suffered can have a profound effect upon all aspects of the lives of the patient and their loved ones. The independent may suddenly require care and those who step into the role of carer may experience a mixture of emotions.

If you or a loved one has been affected by a brain injury then you will have many questions. We have specialists who can advise about all aspects of claiming compensation and managing the affairs of those with serious injuries.