Aurora, Colorado –
Personal injury attorney Franklin D. Azar & Associates recently published a blog post regarding car accident head injury coverage. The information is particularly timely given the shocking and sudden death of comedian and television actor Bob Saget from a seemingly untreated head injury on January 9, 2022. The blog post, published February 16, 2022 , discusses the nature of concussions and other forms of trauma. brain damage. Franklin D. Azar & Associates urges individuals to seek medical attention for even the smallest head injuries, as failure to seek proper medical attention in the critical first hours following an injury can have life-changing consequences. . “In Saget’s case, what might have appeared to be a simple accident resulted in severe skull fractures, likely resulting in confusion and loss of consciousness,” a law firm representative said.
The blog post, referencing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), provides symptoms and consequences of concussion and other forms of traumatic brain injury (TBI).
According to the CDC, there were approximately 61,000 TBI-related deaths in the United States in 2019, an average of 166 deaths per day.
“Since the severity of a head injury may not be apparent immediately after an accident, all such injuries should be treated seriously. Seek immediate medical attention and do not leave anyone who has suffered a blow to the head (or even a ‘slight bump’) unattended,” a law firm representative said.
According to the CDC, the second leading cause of TBI are car accidents, accounting for 17.3% of these injuries. The blog content provides information for drivers, passengers and third parties to understand the signs of brain injury and urges them to seek immediate medical attention to adequately protect their health and well-being.
As the experienced personal injury attorneys at Franklin D. Azar & Associates know, the right doctors and specialists, as well as the best lawyers, are essential to helping victims of car accidents feel healthy again.
The personal injury attorneys at Franklin D. Azar & Associates have been helping thousands of injured people obtain full and prompt compensation for their losses for more than 30 years, including as automobile accident attorneys. The firm points out that it is their expertise and proven track record that has allowed Franklin D. Azar & Associates to become the largest personal injury law firm in Colorado, with offices serving Denver, Aurora, Greenwood Village, Thornton , Colorado Springs, Fort Collins. , Greeley, Pueblo, Grand Junction and the West Rim. The firm recalls that anyone injured in a car, truck or motorcycle accident may be entitled to compensation. Franklin D. Azar & Associates can be reached at 720-372-2824 and offers free consultations and potential no-obligation valuation cases.
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