Your first thought is one of relief. You are grateful that the accident that resulted in your traumatic brain injury did not cause your death. You are thankful to have survived and you feel that you are able to handle the pain and limitations that result from your traumatic brain injury. Yet, the risks of suffering complications may not be over.
Three Risks You Need to Watch for in the Future
As you recover from your known injuries, it is important to watch for the potential development of:
- Delayed Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Your brain may have been changed by your accident. While we don’t want you to live in fear, we do want you to be alert to the possibility of additional problems so that you can get the medical and emotional help that you need at each stage of your recovery.
Call a Kentucky Brain Injury Lawyer If You’ve Been Hurt
You don’t need to wait until all of your symptoms or injuries are known. Instead, we encourage you to contact an experienced Lexington brain injury attorney today to learn more about your legal rights and your potential recovery. Our lawyers want you to get the recovery that you deserve which may include compensation for past and future medical expenses, lost income, out-of-pocket costs, pain, suffering and other damages.
For more information about your rights and possible recovery, please contact us today via this website or by calling 800.634.8767 or 502.210.8942 to schedule a free initial consultation.