Although caused by various accidents, the symptoms of traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) don’t always appear immediately. It isn’t like a broken bone where an X-ray can detect the break, and a doctor can repair it. Mayo Clinic states that symptoms may not manifest until hours, days, or weeks after the accident.
If you or someone you love suffered a TBI through another person or entity’s reckless or negligent behavior, you might benefit by discussing your case with a Frankfort traumatic brain injury lawyer.
What Your Frankfort Traumatic Brain Injury Case Could Be Worth
Our personal injury team can’t put a dollar figure on your case until you meet with our TBI team. Your lawyer will consider the expenses you incurred as a direct result of your injury when valuating your case. Your compensation may include:
- Medical costs, current and expected future costs
- Lost wages, including commissions, benefits, and earned bonuses
- Future loss of wages due to an inability to return to work
- Nursing care, in-home or in a facility
- Physical and occupational therapy
- Medical equipment
- Pain and suffering
- Emotional trauma
Our TBI team will evaluate all of your documentation, medical records, and other information to determine how much compensation you could receive.
For a free legal consultation with a traumatic brain injury lawyer serving Frankfort-KY, call 800-333-9999
Our Frankfort Lawyers Will Handle Your Entire Traumatic Brain Injury Case
After listening to your story and answering your questions, our team will:
- Offer advice on your next step
- Begin the investigative process
- Collect additional evidence to support your case
- Review all documentation, including medical records, accident reports, and more
- Determine who caused the accident
- Meet with insurance adjusters
- File your claim
- Draft and send a demand letter for compensation for your damages
The process begins with your complimentary consultation.
Your Lawyer Will Prove Negligence in Your Frankfort TBI Case
When compiling evidence and documentation for a claim, our TBI lawyers will also prove negligence, which means meeting the following four elements:
- Duty of care
- Breach of duty
To prove negligence, we must prove that the defendant had a duty of care, or responsibility, to perform a specific task, such as obeying traffic laws. Then we must prove that the defendant breached or failed to perform that duty. As a result of the breach, an accident was caused, which resulted in damages or financial loss to the plaintiff (you).
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Evidence Helps Support Your TBI Case
When you meet with our TBI team, it is beneficial to bring with you documentation you already have, including:
- Accident or incident reports
- Contact information for witnesses
- Initial medical reports detailing your injuries
- Photos or videos recorded on your cell phone, if available
Our team will begin with your basic information and add to it. We can employ independent accident investigators to review all the available information and, if necessary, reconstruct your accident.
Our team can determine who was at fault by collecting and analyzing the data. Kentucky is a no-fault state for auto accidents, meaning you first turn to your insurance company. However, when there are extenuating circumstances, we could claim negligence to obtain more compensation for you.
Finding the Right Law Firm for Your Frankfort TBI Case Is Crucial
Some lawyers with less experience may miss vital elements of your case, costing you thousands. Our team has more than 400 years of combined experience dealing with personal injury and TBI cases.
We have obtained more than $1 billion in compensation for our clients and successfully reached compensation agreements in 99 percent of the cases we handled.
Do Not Worry About the Cost of Our TBI Lawyers’ Services
When you’re receiving medical bills daily, and they’re piling up faster than you can pay them, you don’t need to add the worry of trying to pay a lawyer too. Our TBI team works under a contingency plan, which means we don’t charge upfront fees or costs. We will get paid when you receive compensation for your injury. This no-risk plan works to your benefit.
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The Kentucky Statute of Limitations Could Affect Your TBI Case
Kentucky has different statutes of limitations for different types of accidents. If you were injured in a vehicle accident, per Ky. Rev. Stat. § 304.39-230, you only have two years from the date of your accident or the final personal injury protection (PIP) payment.
Determining the Negligent Parties in Your Traumatic Brain Injury Case
It can be relatively simple to determine the at-fault party when your accident involves another automobile. However, it isn’t always so cut-and-dry in vehicle accidents involving semi-trucks. Fault may fall on the owner of the truck for lack of required maintenance, the maintenance company for improperly performed maintenance, or unsafe equipment.
Our TBI team will explore all possibilities when determining the liable parties for your accident. Whether your accident was a vehicle accident or a slip and fall on a poorly maintained icy sidewalk, we will work to uncover the at-fault parties for you.
Our TBI Team Is Here for You
With attorney Darryl Isaacs and the TBI team from Isaacs & Isaacs Personal Injury Lawyers on your side, you will be able to have peace of mind. We will handle the details of your TBI claim while you work on recovering. Contact us for your complimentary case review.
Our team is dedicated to serving injured Kentuckians, and we want to help you too. You could secure justice and compensatory awards from the negligent party or their insurance provider. Reach out to us today to start on the path toward justice.