If you are experiencing severe pain from a recent traumatic brain injury, you may be eligible to file a lawsuit against the individual or company responsible for your injuries. A traumatic brain injury lawyer in Missouri City, TX is here to help you. We can discuss your injury, investigate what happened, and help you file a claim against the party who hurt you.
Contact our law firm today at 713-850-8600. We offer a free, no-obligation case assessment to all potential clients.
What Circumstances Led to Your Head Trauma?
Head injuries are usually caused by extreme circumstances that involve someone else’s gross negligence or careless behavior. They can happen in situations such as:
- DWI accidents
- Defective or damaged product use
- Slips and falls on someone else’s property
- Unsafe workplace conditions
- Bicycle accidents
- Pedestrian accidents
- Commercial vehicle accidents, e.g., semi-truck wrecks and bus accidents
Regardless of how you were hurt, a D. Miller & Associates, PLLC attorney is here to listen and to help you. You should not have to pay for your accident.
Call us right now for a free consultation: 713-850-8600.
Establishing Fault in a Traumatic Brain Injury Case
Determining who is at fault for your injuries depends on the circumstances of the accident. Liable parties might include:
A vehicle operator was drinking, driving while distracted, or engaging in reckless behavior. If a commercial driver such as a truck driver or bus driver caused your injury, you may also have the option to sue their employer.
A doctor performed a medical procedure or surgery that caused damage to your brain. A physician may have prescribed the wrong medication or misdiagnosed your physical condition.
Were you wearing a football helmet that was defective? Did you run into a wall in a baseball field or basketball gym that did not contain adequate wall padding? You may have also used another product that led to a concussion or other head injury. If so, your injury may have been caused by a manufacturer defect.
In a premises liability case, we can help you file a claim against the property owner if we can establish that your injuries were brought about as a result of hazardous conditions on the property. The property owner may have violated building safety codes, and you paid the price.
Why Hire a Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer?
Brain injury treatment can be costly. You may incur large medical bills due to surgeries, medical procedures, medication, and physical therapy. Therefore, you may be tempted to take the first settlement that an insurance company offers. Keep in mind, however, that insurance companies rarely pay out what your claim is worth.
A D. Miller & Associates, PLLC traumatic brain injury lawyer in Missouri City can engage with the insurance companies on your behalf and help you fight for a fair settlement. We can help you build your case by:
- Gathering evidence or taking photos from the scene of the accident
- Taking statements from an eyewitness who saw your accident happen
- Viewing medical records and other relevant documents
- File a lawsuit if the insurance company denies your claim or offers an unfair settlement
Determining the Value of Your Claim
Once we understand the value of your claim, we may be able to estimate your case value. In your particular situation, you may have amassed thousands of dollars of debt in medical expenses because traumatic brain injury cases typically result in high settlement amounts. You may be eligible to claim economic and noneconomic damages including:
You can account for medical expenses such as emergency care, extended hospitalization, physical therapy, pain medication, medical devices, and in-home care or disability treatment.
You may be out of work for an extended period or permanently. If so, you may be able to reclaim lost pay, benefits, insurance, or even retirement. We may also be able to help you with any potential future compensation if you have lost earning capacity.
If you suffered extreme pain, emotional distress, or loss of consortium (companionship or the ability to provide parental guidance), we may be able to determine the value of these non-economic losses.
A D. Miller & Associates, PLLC brain injury lawyer in Missouri City, TX can sit down with you and go over the details of your case. We may be able to help you establish the value of your claim and get you the compensation you deserve.
Contact us today at 713-850-8600 for a free, no-obligation case review.
You Must Meet the Two-Year Statute of Limitations in Texas
The state of Texas allows you to file a lawsuit for personal injury, including a brain injury accident, within a two-year period of the date of your injury.
Therefore, if you if plan to move forward with your case, you need to meet the two-year deadline. If not, you may be ineligible to recover your damages.
Call D. Miller & Associates, PLLC Today for Legal Representation
- Miller & Associates, PLLC is here to answer your questions, give you legal counsel, and assist you with winning your case and receiving a fair settlement. You don’t have to take on the liable party or their insurance company on your own.
Call us right now at 713-850-8600 to see how a traumatic brain injury lawyer in Missouri City, TX can help with your case.