If you or a family member has a traumatic brain injury (TBI) after a traffic accident in Hammond, Louisiana, our team is here for you. An attorney from Laborde Earles Injury Lawyers may be able to pursue recovery for your traumatic brain injury. We can file your claim or sue the at-fault driver to seek compensation for medical care to treat your lasting impairments and more.
Let a team member from Laborde Earles Injury Lawyers review your case. We have someone available to discuss your accident and injuries with you around the clock. These consultations are always free for accident victims.
We Can Help You Recover Damages for TBI After an Accident
Traumatic brain injuries, especially when they leave the victim with lasting brain damage, can affect the victim, their family, and their community in many ways. Effects of brain injuries include impairment to the victim’s:
- Cognitive abilities
- Movement and mobility
- Hearing or vision
- Emotional and mental health
Even those who only have a relatively minor concussion and recover fully in a few weeks will face high costs, including medical bills and lost wages. More significant injuries will have recoverable damages that include:
- Current and future medical bills
- Rehabilitation and therapy expenses
- Ongoing care costs
- Lost wages and diminished earning capacity
- Property damages
- Pain and suffering
- Mental anguish
- Loss of quality of life
Some recent financial awards Laborde Earles Injury Lawyers team recovered include:
- $5,250,000 for an auto accident that left the victim with a brain injury
- $787,000 for a client who hit an illegally parked vehicle and suffered a brain injury
We are Experienced at Winning Cases for Our Clients
Our lawyer serving Hammond may be able to secure a cash settlement or court award for your traumatic brain injury by building an insurance claim and negotiating a settlement. If necessary, we can litigate your Hammond case and ask the judge and jury to give you a verdict that will fairly compensate you.
Our primary goal is to help victims of car accidents in Hammond get the maximum payout based on the facts of their case. We want to prove the at-fault driver is accountable for the damages they caused and ensure their victims are compensated fairly. We have 100 years of experience combined and settlements and awards totaling more than $200 million for our clients.
We want you to know that we are here for you after your Hammond car accident and brain injury or the TBI suffered by your loved one. If we decide to work together to file your claim or sue the at-fault driver, you can count on us to fight for your rights and the fair financial recovery you need.
Traumatic Brain Injury Cases We Handle
Our team may be able to help your family with almost any type of car accident case, including:
- Passenger accidents
- Truck accidents
- Uber and Lyft ridesharing accidents
- Taxicab accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Pedestrian and bicycle accidents
We can also help victims of TBIs that occur in other ways. This could include:
- Slip and falls and other fall injuries
- Maritime injuries
- Product liability cases
- Other premises liability cases
You Must File Your Injury Lawsuit by Louisiana’s Statute of Limitations Deadline
We recommend that you call us as soon as you can about your case. Under CC §3492, we generally have one year to sue the at-fault party to hold them responsible.
If your family member was hurt in an accident and their TBI prevents them from reaching out on their own, you can call on their behalf. We understand the deadline on these cases comes very quickly. There are exceptions, but you cannot count on them when you could lose the right to sue if you miss the deadline.
Speak with Our Attorneys About Your Traffic Accident and Injuries Today
An attorney from Laborde Earles Injury Lawyers represents accident victims in Hammond who suffered traumatic brain injuries. We may be able to help you with your claim for compensation or a civil lawsuit. We are a contingency fee law office, so you will not need to pay us anything unless we secure money damages for your family.
To learn more and to speak with a team member from Laborde Earles Injury Lawyers about your case, call us today. You can reach our New Orleans office at (337) 777-7777. We have someone available to discuss your case now.