Tag: concussion

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December 13, 2017

Ohio Association for Justice podcast features attorney Steve Gursten on winning strategies for the car accident lawyer with TBI cases

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July 12, 2017

Study shows post-concussion syndrome after a car crash may be permanent if recovery doesn’t occur within 3 years. 73% of people do not recover

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August 8, 2016

Will ‘pupillometer’ testing one day help identify auto accident victims who have suffered TBI, concussion and closed head injury based on visual changes at crash scene? We may one day be able to diagnose a traumatic brain injury based on changes in a person’s vision. A U.S. Army study has determined that a “simple, quick …

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June 22, 2016

What too many brain injury lawyers already know, as recent story in the New York Times reveals, is how NFL attempted to pay off TBI researchers I’ve been litigating serious brain injury cases for over two decades. Next year, I will be the chair-elect of the American Association for Justice Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group. …

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December 28, 2015

A message about the attempts to silence and mislead awareness of traumatic brain injury (TBI) I’m an attorney, not a movie critic. But I’m also the chair-elect of the American Association for Justice Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group next year, and I’ve been litigating brain injury cases, mostly from motor vehicle collisions, for 20 years.  …

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March 31, 2015

I practice personal injury law in Michigan, where I help a lot of car accident survivors with serious brain injury. Over the years, this has led me to closely follow follow medical developments in the field of brain injury. It has also led to my association with the Michigan Brain Injury Association, where my law …

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February 12, 2015

This week I’ll be speaking at a national legal webinar for attorneys on helping people with serious brain injuries, so  I certainly do not think brain injury is a laughing matter. But even I had to do a double take when I read what  one of the plaintiff’s ring names was in this concussion lawsuit: …

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May 16, 2014

After a concussion, how long it takes you to recover could depend on your sex, according to a new brain injury study   Did you know your gender can affect the amount of time it takes you to recover from a concussion? And did you know that women tend to recover faster than men? According …

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January 13, 2014

As I brain injury lawyer, I see first-hand  the complex symptoms of concussions and traumatic brain injuries (TBI) in the people I help.  I also see how these injuries affect my clients for years after car accidents. I’ve written about how brain injuries such as concussions are related to chronic pain, memory problems, depression and …

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