Head Injury

How Football Helmet Safety Advances Help Prevent Brain Injury

September 27th, 2018

Football helmets have evolved over the years to incorporate many safety features, in order to help reduce the risk of Traumatic Brain Injuries. Daggett Shuler, in partnership with the Childress Institute of Pediatric Trauma, presents the following information about how helmets have developed and changed over the course of football’s history. null null

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Traumatic Brain Injuries – The Importance of Taking All Blows to the Head Seriously

Daggett Shuler Personal Injury Lawyers and Attorneys Winston-Salem North Carolina Greensboro North Carolina Serious Injury Brain Injury Traumatic Brain Injury Medical Professional looking at brain scan August 1st, 2017

Nancy: Today on North Carolina Law TV, David Daggett, an Injury and Disability Lawyer from Daggett Shuler Law out of Winston-Salem talks to us about traumatic brain injuries. David: Of course it has become a very popular topic in football. And in fact in the NFL, there are lots of measures being taken due to…

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Pediatric Head Trauma Impacts Thousands of Children Annually

March 3rd, 2016

Thousands of children each year sustain pediatric head trauma in car accidents, falls, through sports injuries, and even by child abuse. In fact, severe head injuries are the number one cause of death in young children in the United States, and result in an average of one fatality every hour. Serious head injuries are devastating…

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Recent Jury Verdict in Forsyth County Highlights the Dangers of Abusive Head Trauma, AKA “Shaken Baby Syndrome”

November 5th, 2015

Abusive Head Trauma, also known as Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS), is an extremely serious threat to the health and safety of thousands of infants and small children in the United States. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has concluded that Abusive Head Trauma, often caused by violently shaking a baby, is the leading cause of…

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June is National Safety Month

June 10th, 2015

The National Safety Council has named June of 2015 National Safety Month. This year’s National Safety Month theme is entitled “What I Live For,” and promotes the message of “reducing leading causes of injury and death at work, on the road, and in our homes and communities.” At Daggett Shuler, Greensboro and Winston-Salem Car Accident…

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March is Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month

March 12th, 2015

Traumatic Brian Injuries are among the most widespread and devastating causes of death and disability in the United States. Every year, millions of Americans and their families are affected by a TBI, whether through a tragic loss of life, or dealing with the high cost of treatment and rehabilitation. March is National Traumatic Brian Injury…

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Learn the Facts About Concussions and Traumatic Brain Injury

November 3rd, 2014

Autumn is one of the most active seasons for youth sports, with many soccer, basketball, football and hockey leagues in full swing all across the country. Youth sports are a crucial aspect of the growth and development for many children, but more than ever it is essential for parents, teachers and administrators to keep kids…

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