Study Suggests Even Mild Brain Injuries Have Lasting Effects
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are defined as physical injuries to the head that impact or alter how the brain functions. According to a 2021 NCCI report, 15 percent of permanent claims with at least a second report was associated with a TBI. Additionally, 17 percent of claims between $3 million and $5 million are the result of brain and head injuries. For claims over $10 million, TBI’s account for 30 percent of claims.
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