Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer in Glen Carbon, IL

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Glen Carbon, IL, Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer

Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyers in Glen Carbon, IL. Our firm offers professional legal support to head and brain injury victims and their families. We’ve recovered more than $35,000,000 in case victories and compensation. Our Glen Carbon, IL, traumatic brain injury lawyers are dedicated to providing effective representation and real results. Contact the Dixon Injury Firm today to learn more about our practice areas and capabilities. If we don’t win your case, you don’t pay.

Chris Dixon

Founder and Managing Attorney

I pride myself on tirelessly fighting for the injury victims who continuously trust me with their cases. It is an honor to serve and a passion which drives my existence.

Our personal injury lawyers have helped numerous victims fight and win cases. Don’t hesitate to contact us for a free case review and consultation. Here are a few quick facts about traumatic brain injuries (TBIs):

  • There are about 2.8 million TBI ER visits each year. Close to half of all TBI or severe head injury patients require surgery, according to the NIH.
  • While a large percentage of traumatic brain injuries are caused in sporting accidents and falls, there are more than 290,000 car-related brain injuries each year.
  • According to the Mayo Clinic, the most common symptoms of a brain-related injury include nausea or vomiting, speech problems, sleep difficulties, dizziness, loss of conciousness, and others based on the injury.
  • According to the CDC, there are more than 55,000 traumatic brain injury-related deaths each year. The most common include unintentional falls, vehicle crashes, and self-harm.

If you’re in an accident and have a serious head injury, it can cause a lot of stress on your family. Pain and suffering, not being able to work, hospital bills, and other life-changing factors cause financial and personal burdens. The Dixon Injury Firm’s traumatic brain injury lawyers in Glen Carbon, IL, work with victims to get fair compensation.

$35 Million+ Recovered

Chris has recovered over $35 million for his injured clients, and can assist you with your injury claims. To get started on your personal injury case, contact our St. Louis injury attorneys today!

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Call or email the Personal Injury Attorneys at Dixon Injury Firm today to schedule your free injury claim consultation with Chris. Our experienced lawyers make the difference.


Common Types of Traumatic Brain Injuries

If you suffered head trauma from a car accident, were in a sports injury, or have TBI from some other incident, it is important to get medical help immediately. If you’re going to pursue compensation, it’s important to have those medical records even if the injury seems minor. There are various types of TBIs, namely the ones listed below:

  • Hematomas Hematomas are one of the most common types of brain injuries and can range from minor to severe. The main types include intracranial, epidural, and subdural hematomas.
  • Hemorrhaging Hemorrhagic strokes, according to the American Stroke Association, happen when a blood vessle ruptures. These can cause decreased mobility, speaking difficulties, nausea or vomiting, and other symptoms.
  • Skull Fractures There’s a few types of skull fractures: minor, linear, depressed, and basilar. These can lead to a number of brain injuries and other medical conditions.
  • Ischemic Stroke More common than hemorrhagic strokes, ischemic strokes can cause serious cellular-level brain damage. Symptoms can include numbness, loss of vision, confusion, slurred speech, and headaches, and others.
  • Diffuse Axonal Injuries Diffuse axonal injuries are usually caused by rapid movement (car accidents) or falls. Victims may require physical therapy, conseling, adaptive equipment, and occupational therapy, and other aids due to these serious injuries.

Whether you or a family member suffers from head trauma in a motorcycle accident or on a football field, it is important to reach out to the Dixon Injury Firm’s Glen Carbon, IL, TBI lawyers. We will take your case to trial if necessary and help you recover damages.

Do You Have a Traumatic Brain Injury Claim?

Glen Carbon, IL, Traumatic Brain Injury Attorneys

There are a number of required things you’ll need to prove if you’ve been in an accident and have a traumatic brain injury. There are four basic elements of negligence to determine whether or not you have a valid claim due to another party’s negligence:

  1. Duty of Care: As a society, it’s our duty to act responsibly. For example, you’re supposed to yield at yield signs and obey other traffic laws.
  2. Breach: A breach is when a third party fails to show duty of care. You can look at breach as a “failure to act,” like not stopping at a stop sign.
  3. Causation: It’s important to prove that a person’s breach of duty of care actually caused you harm. If you’re in a car accident, for instance, and suffer a traumatic brain injury, it’s important to prove that a negligent party caused the accident.
  4. Damages: To get reimbursement, you’re going to have to prove that you were financially harmed. This includes hospital bills, the inability to work, ongoing rehab, pain and suffering, and other special and general damages.

There’s a lot that goes into every claim, and it’s our job as Glen Carbon, IL, traumatic brain injury lawyers to help victims and their families get all the information they need to get compensated.

Your Glen Carbon, IL, Traumatic Brain Injury Attorneys

If you or a family member have suffered from a traumatic brain injury, it’s important to reach out and contact a local law firm right away. The Dixon Injury Firm has represented clients in a number of cases. It’s our job to provide aid and to help you through the claims process or go to court if a fair settlement can’t be reached.

Whether you injured on the job, slipped and fell, were in a vehicle-related accident, or were involved in any sort of similar incident, our firm has your back. Reach out to our Glen Carbon, IL, traumatic brain injury lawyers today to learn more about our capabilities. We offer free case reviews and consultations.

East Central Southern IL

Dixon Injury Firm's Personal Injury Lawyers Serve East Central Southern IL.

Northern Southern Illinois

Dixon Injury Firm's Attorneys Serve Northern Southern Illinois.

Meet Christopher R. Dixon

Legal & Injury Representation St. Louis Deserves.

Results — that's what clients expect from Dixon Injury Firm. Chris brings years of personal injury law experience to the table. Based in St. Louis, his firm provides free consultations and contingency service to the high-caliber injury and liability legal arena. Tell us about your case and we'll show you how to win.

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