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    How to Make a Whiplash Claim


    If you are injured or fall ill and somebody else was to blame then the law states that you are entitled to seek compensation for the physical, emotional and financial pain that you have been put through. One of the more common types of injuries which do result from the actions of a party other than the victim are whiplash injuries and as such the question of how to make a whiplash claim is both an important one and one that is often asked. With that in mind, this article will focus on the question of how to make a whiplash claim, along with other related questions such as what is whiplash, who can help you to make a claim and how can you contact them.

    What is Whiplash?

    It makes logical sense that before addressing the question of how to make a whiplash claim, we should first discuss what whiplash means. Whiplash is a non-medical term that is applied to a variety of neck injuries which all have in common the fact that they are caused by a sudden jerking or jolting of the neck muscles. These injuries are most commonly associated with road traffic collisions, due to the sudden movement forward and then back in a car seat caused by an impact and then your seat belt.

    How to Make a Whiplash Claim

    Due to the fact that whiplash is commonly caused when your car is struck from behind in incidences that weren’t your fault, then victims are often entitled to seek compensation for their injuries. So the question arises. How to make a whiplash claim? Firstly you will need to find a company who are capable of handling your particular claim and secondly begin claim proceedings within three years of the incident in question, but who should you trust with your claim?

    Who Can Help you to Make a Claim?

    If you want your claim to be handle by the very best in the business, then you need to get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline. Accident Advice Helpline have over 13 years’ worth of experience of handling all kinds of compensation claims and use all of this experience in order to ensure the best result from all of the cases that they fight. What’s more their outstanding track record in all manner of claims proceedings has also earned the company the official endorsement of television personality and consumer champion Esther Rantzen, by means of recognition of their sterling efforts.

    How Can you Get in Touch With Them?

    It couldn’t be easier to get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline, as they have two dedicated help lines available on 0800 180 4123 or 0333 500 0992 on your mobile, and both of these are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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    Date Published: 11th October 2013

    Author: Louise Thacker

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