How much might I get for a whiplash injury claim in St Andrew’s?
The amount of compensation people get for a whiplash injury claim in St Andrew’s varies greatly.
There are many factors such as severity, time to recover, loss of earnings, any potential long-term effects.
Here are some examples of the awards people have been given for whiplash claims:
- Minor whiplash that takes up to a year for recovery £750 – £2850
- Minor whiplash that takes up to 2 years for recovery £2850 – £5000
- Moderate whiplash which you may have for a longer period with the possibility of future vulnerability £5000 – £8500
- Severe whiplash where there are permanent on going symptoms of pain and suffering £8500 upwards.
Whiplash doesn’t just stop at the neck
Whilst everyone associates whiplash with the neck, there are many other parts of the body that can be affected by it:
- The head
- Shoulders and chest area
- Back or spine
- Arms and legs
- Hand and feet
- Internal organs
Any secondary injuries that occur as a result of the whiplash usually increase the amount you can claim for your injury claim St Andrew’s.
Additional items you may claim for when making an injury claim in St Andrew’s
It isn’t just the inconvenience you can claim for, there are several out of pocket expenses that must also be taken into consideration:
- Loss of earnings
- Travel costs
- Private medical treatment
- If the whiplash was in a car accident, repairs to your vehicle and any items in your vehicle.
- Any other extra costs you may incur
We are sure you can see from just this limited list of variables why it is so hard to estimate what you may receive. The important factor is working with someone like Accident Advice Helpline who knows how to ensure you get the most from your injury claim in St Andrew’s.
The only thing you can be certain of is that at Accident Advice Helpline you will get a professional, friendly service second to none. All facets of your claim will be included and dealt with to get the best possible amount of compensation awarded to you, with as little trouble to yourself as possible.
The fact that Esther Rantzen supports us should tell you most of what you need to know. Esther would never back a company that she didn’t believe delivered on its promises, and provided you with the best chance possible of obtaining justice.
You can contact Accident Advice Helpline on our freephone number: 0800 689 0500.
The phone line is open 24/7, 365 days a year. You will be able to speak to one of our friendly advisers who will be able to help you and offer advice.
If you would prefer to visit our website then you can use the 30-second test to help you get a rough idea of what you may be entitled to. If you do decide to go ahead with you injury claim in St Andrew’s then there will be nothing to pay up front. All of our claims are undertaken on a No Win, No Fee basis.
Date Published: 22nd September 2013
Author: David Brown