How much could you claim?

Find out in 30 seconds...
Injured in the last 3 years?
Was the accident your fault?
Did you recieve medical attention?
Please tell us where you were injured
  • Please enter your full name
  • Please enter a valid name
  • Please enter your telephone number
  • Please enter a valid telephone number
  • Please read our Terms & Conditions

    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    How do you get whiplash in Hillingdon

    Personal Injury Solicitors in Hillingdon

    You may be asking yourself this question because you keep seeing people making claims for whiplash but don’t quite know how it happens. There are a number of ways in which whiplash can occur, but generally it is a result of car accidents.

    Often, it happens when a car hits yours from behind when you are either stationary or moving. Your body is locked into place due to your seat belt but there is nothing to really hold your head and neck in place. On impact, your head moves backwards and forwards quickly which puts strain on your neck and the muscles within it. If you’re wondering, “How do you get whiplash in Hillingdon?” this is how!

    Whiplash can also occur when a car hits yours from other angles, such as head-on or from the side, and it can occur at any speed. When the muscles in your neck get damaged, you may not feel pain straight away but it may occur later the same day, or even the next day once you’ve had time to rest.

    Contact Accident Advice Helpline if you’ve had whiplash

    Now you’ve found out the answer to “How do you get whiplash in Hillingdon?” the next step is to seek out the help of a specialist law firm if you have suffered from it yourself.

    Accident Advice Helpline have 15 years’ experience within the field and know what it takes to make a successful claim. Our solicitors work in-house for us exclusively within the field so you know you’re only getting the best.

    Open Claim Calculator

    When you call us, you’ll get advice but you’re under no obligation to make a claim, we want to make sure you know the process first. Call us on 0800 689 0500 to find out more.

    Date Published: 14th November 2015

    Author: David Brown

    Category: Location Posts

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

    Disclaimer: This website contains content contributed by third parties, therefore any opinions, comments or other information expressed on this site that do not relate to the business of AAHDL or its associated companies should be understood as neither being held or endorsed by this business.

    No-Win No-Fee: *Subject to insurance costs. Fee payable if case not pursued at client's request.