Traumatic Brain injury (TBI)

Traumatic Brain Injury | Minnesota TBI | MN Work Injury

 Have a MN workers’ compensation traumatic brain injury (TBI) claim? Contact the Minnesota workers’ compensation lawyers at Mottaz Law today.

One of the leading causes of death in the United States for people between the ages of 1 and 45 are traumatic brain injuries (TBI).  These types of injuries can leave people with significant disabilities and significant medical bills.  A work-related traumatic brain injury can be caused from a hit to the head, hard surface or when an object hits and hurts the head.  While there are various degrees of head injuries, traumatic brain injuries are one of the most severe.  Various types of head injuries include as follows:

  • closed head injury
  • concussion

In the United States, approximately 10% of all TBI cases are from occupational accidents and injuries.  Symptoms of a traumatic brain injury can range from confusion to amnesia to a loss of consciousness. The symptoms and problems can vary and may not be recognizable for some time.

Following a work-related traumatic brain injury, it is important that you seek medical care and treatment immediately; especially, if headaches or pain get worse, vomiting, thinking or behavioral changes, gait disturbances or seizures. Workers compensation is responsible for paying for your wage loss, permanency, vocational rehabilitation and medical benefits.

 If you have suffered a work-related traumatic brain injury, contact the Law Office of Thomas D. Mottaz to discuss your legal options.  We are experienced and knowledgable workers’ compensation lawyers who have handled hundreds of traumatic brain injury cases.  You can contact us at (855) 354-2667 for a FREE Case Evaluation.


(855) 354-2667
3340 Northdale Blvd. NW, #140
Coon Rapids, MN 55448
Phone: (763) 421-8226
Fax: (763) 421-8362


  • “I was injured on Dec 17th 1980 on the job 12500 volts and David Kempston took on the job for me along with the Mottaz team’ I feel they put 100% into the case with out cutting any corners And I believe they are one of the best Attorney groups out there It was an experience and a great ending All though the pain will never go away they got the best settlement they could for me and so I thank the team at the office of the Mottaz Attorney’s THEY ARE THE BEST Thank You David Kempston for a job well done.”

    Ray K.Client
  • “Mr. Sisk took our case a few years ago not long after my wife was in a serious accident. Her employer’s insurance took insolvency and the employer was resolved to be no help at all. Despite the extremely out of the ordinary nature of our case, and regardless of impediments and hurdles, he has relentlessly fought for what was right on our behalf and been very successful doing so. Still today he continues to stand for us and what rightfully should be done. I simply can’t thank him enough. In troubled times this is the guy you want in your corner.”

    Linda and Joe A.Client
  • “Jerry was very responsive to all my questions, concerns and showed compassion in this very difficult time of my life. He took time by email, phone and in person to help me understand the process, the time frame, and all the possibilities. Persevering in the duration of all the doctor visits, working with my employer, and my work related injury was not easy. Jerry handled all of it from our initial meeting to the final resolution with confidence, encouragement, and high integrity. I would strongly recommend Jerry to my family, my friends, and all of my acquaintances. I would without a doubt trust Jerry in the future, if a situation would occur that needed legal representation. I appreciate all he did in helping me get my life back on track and making a positive difference in my life.”

    Michael Z.Client
  • “Since injuring my back in 1978 I had multiple issues and problems with the employer and insurer. This led to many disputes over the years. Having been told to live with pain for the rest of my life, I reached a point when I could no longer continue working. At that time I hired David Kempston and he took on my case and worked out for me a settlement that I was very comfortable with. He was always attentive to my calls and responded quickly when I would whine about things which he would assure me it would all come together. He was right and I am so grateful for his hard work. He goes the extra mile for me as a client, and is the type of person you could leave your wallet and checkbook with and no it is safe. Again, I am extremely grateful for David Kempston’s work and highly recommend him to someone who has a work injury and needs the finest representation. If you want to hire somebody with excellent work ethics hire David Kempston.”

    Robert H.Client