A child’s brain is much softer than a fully developed brain. The possibility of a child suffering a severe brain injury in an accident is much higher than it is for an adult. In addition, a brain injury suffered by a child is more likely to do permanent brain damage, sometimes leaving the child impaired for life.
Young children often lack the communication skills to report symptoms of a brain injury. Parents are often the first to notice that their child is not himself or herself. Symptoms that a child brain injury has occurred include:
- Behavioral changes
- Changes in sleep patterns
- Inability to concentrate
- Loss of interest in normal activities
- Loss of appetite
- Sensitivity to light or sounds
- Loss of short-term memory
If your child has suffered a brain injury, it’s important to seek a doctor’s help as soon as possible. The symptoms may not go away and could be a sign of permanent damage. If your child’s brain injury was caused by the negligence of another party, you should also have your case reviewed by an experienced attorney.
At The Cifarelli Law Firm, our lawyers represent children who are injured in accidents. Our goal is to help your family recover the compensation you will need to face the significant challenges ahead. We represent children who suffer brain injuries in car accidents, playground accidents and sports accidents and from other causes.
Brain Injury Lawsuit Attorneys In Orange County
At The Cifarelli Law Firm, we are prepared to represent any child with brain damage resulting from a serious accident. We know the kind of hardship brain damage victims can face, and we know what it takes to secure fair compensation for your short- and long-term needs. You can rely on us to pursue every available option in an effort to secure a favorable outcome in your child’s case.
We have experience handling brain damage claims arising from any cause, including the following:
- Shaken baby incidents
- Car accidents, trucking accidents and motorcycle accidents
- Serious falls on a playground or at day care
- Falls from bounce houses or similar equipment
- Falls and other accidents that happen on someone else’s property
- Lack of oxygen, such as smothering in a crib or near-drowning accidents
Discuss Your Child’s Brain Injury With Our Law Firm
Contact our Orange County law office to schedule a free consultation about your child’s brain injury with a member of our legal team. You can reach our office by phone at (949) 502-8600 or via email here.
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