There is so much more known about traumatic brain injury than there was 20 years ago when the Georgia voters created a Trust Fund for these injuries funded using a portion of fines recovered from those cited for driving under the influence. As Atlanta brain injury lawyers, we know the day to day struggles that many injured victims work so hard to overcome. We have helped brain injury victims and their families for over two decades.
Since 2003, the Brain and Spinal Injury Trust Fund Commission leads the way in administering this fund. This fund helps to provide additional resources for things that insurance might not pay for or will only pay for a finite period of time. The fund is marking its twentieth anniversary this year. This is truly a remarkable milestone for those who have been injured in an accident or otherwise, with a spinal cord injury or a traumatic brain injury. The fund helps those who have suffered these injuries to receive care that improves their quality of life. And many of those injured Georgians have been instrumental in advising the fund about what is needed to improve the long term quality of life for those who have suffered these traumas. Continue reading