Assistive Devices

Assistive technology is an umbrella term that includes assistive, adaptive, and rehabilitative devices for people with disabilities and also includes the process used in selecting, locating, and using them. Assistive technology promotes greater independence by enabling people to perform tasks that they were formerly unable to accomplish, or had great difficulty accomplishing, by providing enhancements to, or changing methods of interacting with, the technology needed to accomplish such tasks.
Posts about Assistive Devices
  • Dallas Anoxic Brain Injury Lawyer

    … upwards of a million dollars when you include the cost of medical treatment, physical therapy, assistive devices, etc. If your child’s anoxic brain injury was the result of malpractice, your family should not be the ones to suffer this financial burden. Anoxic brain injuries in adults. Anyone whose suffers a lack of blood flow to the brain can suffer…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 24 readers -
  • Birth Injury Lawsuit Compensation Calculators

    … of future medical treatments, assistive devices, and special needs care). Any wages you lost as a result of missing work. Your child’s pain and suffering (which can be very subjective). The existence of insurance. The testimony of a life care planner (if it’s determined that your child will suffer developmental issues as a result of their birth…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 9 readers -
  • Brain Injuries in Children

    …. Treatment for brain injuries can include surgery, rehabilitative care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, cognitive therapy, and use of various types of assistive devices. Some victims may need round-the-clock care and assistance with the most-basic of needs for the rest of their life. Meeting these needs can be quite expensive, and most…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 10 readers -
  • Dallas Catastrophic Injury Lawyer

    … death, permanent (severe) functional disability, or severe impairment. Catastrophic injuries often involve the spine, the spinal cord, or the brain (including skull or spinal fractures), and result in a permanent injury that prevents the injured party from performing any type of gainful work. In most cases, a catastrophic injury can leave a person…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 33 readers -
  • Kernicterus Birth Injury Lawyer

    … in this responsibility, they open themselves up to a medical malpractice lawsuit. What is kernicterus? Kernicterus occurs when bilirubin invades sensitive brain tissue, starting with the brain stem before moving to other areas such as the cerebral cortex. In a young child’s brain, bilirubin can accumulate in the gray matter of the central nervous system, which has…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 37 readers -