Whiplash, from Senghenydd road traffic accidents, can be a very painful injury that can take months to recover from and not all victims recover from it totally. It can leave permanent weaknesses in their neck and back, a well as chronic pain syndromes in some cases, and this means the victim will be suffering daily pain forever.
Road traffic accidents are not the only way to get whiplash injuries in Senghenydd, it is so easily sustained in can happen in any accident that causes a sudden jolt to your head, damaging the soft tissues in your neck. It could be by:
- Falling over and banging your head
- Playing contact sports such as wrestling or rugby
- A heavy object knocking your head
- On fairground rides
- Falling off something such as a cycle or motorbike
Compensation for whiplash injuries in Senghenydd
Victims often ask how much they will be awarded for a whiplash injury, as well as other injuries, before they decide to make a compensation claim. But the severity of an injury can vary so much it is impossible to give a definite figure in the early stages. The personal circumstances can affect the amount as well, and the impact an injury has on the victim’s life.
Calculation for compensation after Senghenydd road traffic accidents
There are several questions that need answering before you can start to calculate the amount of compensation a victim is due, such as:
- Was someone else other than you to blame for the accident?
- Did the accident happen within the last three years?
- Did you have to seek medical treatment for your injury?
- Has the injury meant you have had to alter your lifestyle?
- Have you had to lose time from work?
- Have you had extra costs because of the accident?
Your answers will form the basis of your claim, and they can be so different for every victim, and similar injuries can mean totally different amounts being awarded.Open Claim Calculator
Making your claim for compensation with Accident Advice Helpline
Accident Advice Helpline were established in June 2000 to give access to just for blameless victims, through the no win no fee* agreement. Since then, we have successfully handles many thousands of compensation claims, and the victims have not had to be concerned about how they will pay for it because no win no fee* takes care of it all.
You can make contact with us through our website on our 30 second test, which will let you know if you qualify for compensation, and will give you an estimate of how much it could be.
Alternatively, to find out more about claiming for whiplash injuries in Senghenydd, call us on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile.