For mild head injuries, it is recommended that the injured person be monitored closely for any of the above-mentioned symptoms for at least 24 hours following the injury. If they begin experiencing any of the symptoms, seek medical attention right away.
Head Trauma Health and Safety Tips
Not all head injuries can be prevented, but serious effects of brain injuries, including fatality, can sometimes be avoided by following the proper steps. Following these tips to help prevent head injuries and learn the DOs and DON’Ts to know the right decisions in the event of a head trauma.
Head Trauma Prevention Tips
- Use safety equipment during activities that could cause a head injury.
- Follow all bicycle safety recommendations, including wearing a helmet.