The injuries a person sustains during a car accident can be life-changing. While fortunate individuals walk away with bumps and bruises, people in severe car crashes may end up with broken bones, a traumatic brain injury, or worse. According to Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, there were 385,221 accidents in Georgia in 2015. Nearly 20,000 of those accidents resulted in serious injuries.
One of the more concerning injuries a person can sustain after a car wreck is a concussion. It’s important to know what to do after a car accident if you’ve be diagnosed with a concussion. A healthcare professional will be able to help you establish the severity of the concussion and guide your treatment.