Too often children who are involved in auto accidents are ignored and overlooked by medical personnel attending to and treating injured adults. There is a misguided and false presumption that children harnessed in car seats are safe and ok. Sadly, the statistics show that infants and small children are even more at risk than adults to suffer long-term brain damage in even minor collisions that produce slight vehicular damage. This infographic will help you recognize the signs of a brain injury in a child.
Infographic by Traumatic Brain Injuries in Children