Specialist Training from Brain Injury Experts – Tuesday 21st June 2016 – London WC1R

The second in a series of standalone specialist training days in 2016 from brain injury experts.

9.30 am – 4.15 pm
7 Bedford Row, London WC1R 4BS


Child seats, seatbelts and brain injury

  • How investigations are conducted into whether seat belts were worn when raised by Defendants in relation to contributory negligence.
  • How investigations are conducted into whether child seats were properly installed and compliant with standards.
  • Latest developments and research.

Road traffic accident investigations and reconstruction

  • What is involved in investigations and reconstructions.
  • Key issues around brain injuries – speed, throw distances, bulls eyes on windscreens.
  • When to use a road traffic reconstruction expert.

Neurological music therapy (NMT)

  • How NMT assessments can be used to diagnose, assess responses, engagement and ongoing care needs.
  • Practical examples showing effectiveness with clients with cognitive, motor, communication and emotional or behavioural needs.
  • Recent neurosciences insights into the way a brain processes music plus functional and psychological advantages to using music in rehabilitation.

A better understanding of levels of care and support in care packages

  • Likely areas of dispute between Claimants’ experts and Defendants’ experts
  • Guidance on appropriate rates to apply
  • What publically funded assistance is available

Brain injury in sports, including concussion and rehab

  • What can be done to prevent or reduce incidents.
  • When there might be negligence and against whom.