Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Damages Irrecoverable in Brain Injury Claims

Brain injury, whether caused by the natural bodily functions or accidents, steals freedom from all it touches.
Incapacitating injury like this will cause you your life. In fact, it is better not to have lived at all than to be succumbed in this kind of injury. Do you know why? It is because after the pain has subsided your life will never be the same again. It is as if you are starting from scratch.
To give you a glimpse, and try to imagine, of what it likes and how it feels, here are some common effects of brain injury:
  1. Memory problems
  2. Poor concentration
  3. Slowed responses
  4. Lack of initiative or flexibility
  5. Poor planning and problem-solving

Hard to imagine but it can happen to you. Your once active and promising life may just be far from your grasp in a second. That is why those who have caused it must be held liable. They must pay!
I must stress that no amount of money can ever bring back your life in its proper perspective. What I am trying to say is that, at least, the monetary compensation due you may be used for your daily sustenance or for starting over your life.
The amount of damages from brain injury claims are the least of the victim’s concern. The feeling of continual struggle to try to cope with the day-to-day complexities of the world cannot be alleviated by it.
How frustrating can it get when you can do things physically but your mind tells you otherwise!