If your loved one has had a brain injury, you should first understand that this is a tremendous injury and be patient as he/she recovers. The after effects of an injury to the head can be very unpredictable and require time to understand. Once some degree of normalcy returns it is important to get your loved one back acclimated to the normal day to day life as much as possible. In addition to care, it is highly suggested to see a lawyer in any injury that is not the fault of your loved one. The Law Offices of Payam Y. Poursalimi specialized in Brain Injury Law.
Seeing a loved one go through the post effects of a brain injury can be wearing on both the injured and their family. What is more, the injured party may not initial be 100% back to the normal mind & body. A common question given this frequent impaired sense of judgement is can I as a family member file a personal injury claim. The answer is Yes, if the injured has appointed you to manage through the power of attorney. If you are not appointed the power of attorney rights you can go through the courts to receive such.