The 35th Anniversary of the Brain Injury Association of America

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This year marks a special celebration for the Brain Injury Association of America. As of 2015, the foundation has participated in 35 years of accomplishments and various surges of growth. As a celebration for the 35th anniversary, the foundation would like to take the time to acknowledge the steps the foundation has taken to learn more, achieve more, and help more people.

The foundation reports 2.5 million Americans fall victim to traumatic brain injuries each year while an additional 1 million suffer from strokes or other forms of brain injuries. Sadly, brain injury victims suffer many of the following side effects:

  • Memory loss
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Attention problems
  • Difficulty learning
  • Difficulty reasoning
  • Flawed judgement
  • Difficulty planning

Additionally, many brain injury victims also suffer behavioral and emotional consequences such as:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Aggression
  • Thoughts of suicide

Many of the physical challenges brain injury victims face include:

  • Severe fatigue or drowsiness
  • Headaches
  • Sensory degradation
  • Seizures
  • Problems with motor skills
  • Difficulty balancing

Studies show that roughly 10 million individuals in America live with brain injury-related disabilities.

The Scarlett Law Group is Here for You

We are happy to celebrate the Brain Injury Association of America’s 35th anniversary because we are passionate about helping those affected by the consequences of brain injuries. If your loved one has sustained a brain injury and you believe another person or entity should be held liable for the damages, we encourage you to contact our San Francisco traumatic brain injury lawyers at the Scarlett Law Group right away. We can examine the elements involved with your case and create a strategy to help you pursue maximum financial compensation.

Call our San Francisco traumatic brain injury attorneys at Scarlett Law Group today for your free case evaluation. We are backed by years of legal experience.