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Using The Law To Advocate For Injury Survivors

Last updated on November 8, 2022

Experiencing a catastrophic injury can leave you with physical pain, extensive medical bills and an uncertain future. You may also feel angry that the person or party who caused your accident has not experienced repercussions for their negligence. One way to hold them accountable and to recover compensation for your damages is to work with an attorney to file a personal injury lawsuit.

At Rencher Law Group, P.C., we use our in-depth knowledge and substantial skill to advocate for the survivors of catastrophic injuries. D.L. Rencher, our founding attorney, has more than 20 years of legal experience handling serious injury cases. He has built his law firm around the goal of helping the people of California, no matter how difficult their challenges.

Traumatic Brain Injuries: What To Know

Car accidents can cause brain injuries that may impact the rest of your life. Victims often suffer from concussions, brain contusions, skull fractures, brain penetration and acquired brain injuries that result from other injuries from the accident, such as blood loss and neck injuries. The most severe brain injury victims can suffer from a car accident is a traumatic brain injury.

A traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurs in the brain when the skull experiences a major impact. Some of their symptoms include:

  • Dizziness
  • Confusion
  • Memory problems
  • Headaches
  • Personality changes
  • Blurred vision

TBIs can have devastating effects on victims, as they are one of the most severe categories of injury. Depending on how severe your injury is, symptoms can range from short-term issues to chronic health conditions or even fatalities.

For more severe TBIs, victims can experience similar symptoms to a mild TBI but intensified, plus comas, weakness in fingers and toes, loss of coordination and seizures. Depending on the severity of your accident, you may need to receive treatment and rehabilitation for the rest of your life.

Experience Handling Traumatic Incidents

To diagnose a TBI, a victim will undergo medical testing such as CT scans, MRIs and other diagnostic tests administered by a medical professional. The visual scans and the medical documentation are then utilized as evidence in court or negotiations to prove the injury’s validity.

As a former aircraft firefighter/emergency medical technician in the military, Mr. Rencher has worked with accident survivors firsthand. He understands how traumatic a severe injury can be for survivors and their loved ones. Because he used to work as a trauma scribe, he knows how to describe trauma accurately so insurance representatives, jurors and judges understand the extent of the pain you endured. Whether you sustained a TBI from a car accident or from tripping and falling, he offers the legal acumen and compassion that you need throughout your recovery process.

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You deserve the legal help of skilled attorneys after a catastrophic injury. Reach out to us at Rencher Law Group, P.C., and we can assist you free of charge. We offer free initial consultations, and we work on a contingency fee basis – you do not pay us any fees unless we recover compensation for you. To schedule an appointment with our San Diego or San Francisco staff, please call 877-RENCHER or send us an email.