Monthly Archives: January, 2016

Most Common Traumatic Brain Injuries Seen in Automobile Accidents

What is a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)? Living brain tissue is damaged by an external force or motion usually accompanied by an unconscious state, amnesia or a coma. These states of altered consciousness can last shorter (minutes, days), or longer terms (weeks, months or indefinitely). Side effects of TBIs[...]

The Biggest Personal Injury Settlements in New York State History

Personal Injury Lawsuit – What is it? A personal injury lawsuit’s purpose is to collect compensation to cover past and future expenses incurred by an injured victim for lost wages, medical bills, and pain and suffering. Automobile accidents, work-related injuries, negligence and malpractice, sports injuries and defective products are[...]

Safety Tips for Student Athletes with Concussion Symptoms

What is a concussion? A concussion, the most common type of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) results from severe impact when the head makes contact with an object. The blunt force created by an abrupt change in momentum or movement of the head, can stretch brain blood vessels damaging the[...]

Motorcycle Safety Facts & Statistics

Most people may think of motorcycle safety as an oxymoron, but the millions of motorcycle enthusiast would disagree. They love the freedom of the wind blowing in their face, the exhilaration of feeling like “flying” through air, feeling more connected to the environment and the adrenaline rush of adventure;[...]