Albuquerque TBI Attorney

Albuquerque attorney Ed Chavez, Jr. acts as a strong advocate on the side of accident victims who suffer traumatic brain injuries (TBI).

Even a seemingly minor bump, blow, or jolt to the head can be enough to result in traumatic brain injuries (TBI). These are among the most serious types of accidental injury and can have long term impacts on every area of your life. In this situation, you need someone with the legal knowledge and experience to hold those responsible for your injuries accountable in a claim. The Law Offices of Edward Chavez, Jr. have been representing clients in these types of cases for more than 30 years. Ed can advise you on the best course of action to get the compensation you need during your recovery.

Accidents Resulting in Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI)

Traumatic brain injury is one of the most common types of accidental injury. According to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), TBI is also a leading cause of death and disability. These injuries impact close to three million people of all ages each year. Among the most common causes include:

  • Car, truck, and motorcycle accidents;

  • Pedestrian and bicycle-related crashes;

  • Slips, trips, and falls;

  • Getting struck by or against objects;

  • Sports and recreational accidents;

  • Work-related mishaps;

  • Domestic abuse and other acts of violence.

Albuquerque personal injury attorney Ed Chavez, Jr. provides the trusted legal representation clients need in the above types of cases. He can advise you on your rights in filing a claim, so you can get the compensation you need for your medical expenses, lost wages, and other costs you incur.

Compensation for Traumatic Brain Injuries

In cases involving TBI, Brainline warns that it may take weeks or even months for all of your symptoms to appear. Unfortunately, TBI often results in long term disabilities. You may require ongoing medical care while being unable to work. Even relatively minor cases can keep you from performing simple household personal tasks or engaging in activities with your loved ones and friends.

In these situations, Albuquerque personal injury attorney Ed Chavez, Jr. is a strong ally to have on your side. He can assist you in seeking compensation through an insurance claim or personal injury lawsuit. Damages you may be entitled to include:

  • Current and future medical expenses, including doctor visits, medications, and rehabilitation;

  • Lost wages and future losses in earnings or income due to lingering disabilities;

  • Compensation for the pain and suffering your injuries cause you and your family members;

  • Punitive damages, which may be awarded in cases where the at-fault party engaged in conduct that was particularly willful and negligent.

Reach Out to Albuquerque Personal Injury Attorney Ed Chavez, Jr. Today

The Law Offices of Edward Chavez, Jr. helps to defend the rights of accident victims with TBI. If you or a loved one suffers this type of serious and potentially debilitating injuries, let Ed help you get the compensation you need as you recover. To request a consultation, call or contact his office online today.