A concussion is a type of traumatic head injury that damages the brain. Sudden hits, blows, or jolts to the head can cause concussions, as can the kinds of bodily injuries that cause whiplash. The[…]
Concussions are a common type of brain injury. Our blog occasionally discusses concussions and rights to compensation after a brain injury.
Most people have a basic understanding of what a concussion is. You might sometimes hear the term involved with contact sports such as football, soccer, lacrosse or hockey. However, concussions can happen to anyone –[…]
Head trauma refers to an impact of your brain, skull, or scalp with another object. Bumping your head can cause minor head trauma and might result in bruising and tenderness on your skull. More severe[…]
Dockless scooters have significantly increased in popularity since being released in late March. Several Bay Area cities, including San Jose, are grappling with how to regulate the dockless ridesharing companies. There are several concerns about[…]
Neck injuries caused by whiplash are common consequences of car accidents, particularly rear-end collisions. Yet for years, “whiplash” has been a dirty word. The insurance industry has worked diligently to persuade the public that whiplash[…]
Student athletes, particularly those who play contact sports, are always at risk of being injured. About 9 percent of all high school sports injuries involve concussions. In 2009, almost 250,000 children were treated in emergency[…]