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NEW STUDY LINKS HEADING OF SOCCER BALL TO BRAIN DAMAGE

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation on Wednesday, November 4, 2015. It has long been known that high-impact sports like hockey and football have been linked with brain damage, but it now appears that soccer might present a similar danger. New research published by the journalRadiology says that players who […]

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After a Brain Injury Caused by Sports, Who Pays the Bills?

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Brain Injury on Tuesday, February 3, 2015. Athletes who play contact sports such as football, rugby, and hockey do so with the knowledge that they are likely to suffer some sort of injuries. In fact, more than 3.5 million children receive medical […]

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Family Sues City After Their 7-Year-Old Daughter Sustained Serious Head and Brain Injury While Attending City-Run Summer Camp

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Brain Injury on Friday, February 21, 2014. During the summer of 2013, a 7-year-old girl apparently sustained serious head and brain trauma while she was participating in a game at a summer camp run by the City of Fremont. According to reports, […]

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Chinese Teacher Beats Student: Results in Severe Brain Damage

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Personal Injury on Monday, November 5, 2012. Tragedy struck in China, when a preschool teacher lost her temper while punishing a child. According to the Huffington Post this teacher threw a 4 year old preschool student to the floor, kicking her and […]

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High Schools Taking Brain Injuries Seriously

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Brain Injury on Friday, September 21, 2012. In the past, hitting your head in a high school football game was referred to as “getting your bell rung.” Football head injuries were a part of the game and those with a concussion or […]

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What type of auto insurance should I have? The importance of UM/UIM coverage.

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Brain Injury on Thursday, August 9, 2012. Many people believe they are fully covered if they have good liability coverage on their automobile. However, this type of coverage protects YOU financially if you are responsible for causing an automobile accident. What many […]

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Elderly Man Gets Settlement After Tripping on Sidewalk

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Brain Injury on Friday, May 25, 2012. A 70-year-old man was paid $450,000 by the City of Gilroy in a hushed $700,000 settlement after tripping on an uplifted sidewalk on Martin St. back in 2010; the culprit behind the accident being a […]

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The Five Essentials of Bicycling

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Brain Injury on Thursday, May 3, 2012. A bicyclist’s safety on the road depends on the five essential bicycling skills. These skills can reduce your risk of injury. Handling: Control your bike. Know how to handle (start, stop, turn, ride in a […]

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Teen boy hit by pickup remains hospitalized

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Brain Injury on Thursday, April 26, 2012. A 14-year-old San Jose boy remains hospitalized with a serious head injury after being struck by a truck last week on Tully Road, according to police and the teen’s family. The boy’s family identified him […]

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Sports-Related Head Injuries

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Brain Injury on Friday, March 30, 2012. The leading cause of death from sports-related injuries is a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). Twenty-one percent of all TBIs among American children/adolescents are related to sports and recreational activities. A TBI can be the result […]

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