If you have been in a road traffic accident, that you were a faultless victim of and you suffered from a whiplash injury as a result, then you should call the solicitors in Hebburn at Accident Advice Helpline, so they can help you in making a personal injury compensation claim.
Our solicitors in Hebburn understands a whiplash injury claim
Whiplash is caused when your head and neck receive a sudden jolt, which moves your head either sideways, forwards or backwards, out of its normal comfort zone. This then causes damage to the tendons and ligaments in your neck and creates a whiplash injury.
Our solicitors in Hebburn knows how whiplash happens
A car going into the back of another car at speed, is one of the most common ways that a whiplash injury is sustained. This is not the only cause of a whiplash injury, in this list below are some others:
- Having something heavy or solid hit your head
- Anything that makes your head jerk suddenly
- Playing contact sports such as boxing or rugby
- Knocking you head in a slip, strip or fall
Our solicitors in Hebburn will tell you the symptoms of a whiplash injury
The symptoms of a whiplash injury may not be apparent to you immediately and when they do show up they can vary greatly.
When the whiplash symptoms do start to show you should seek medical attention, not just to aid your compensation claim, but to help make your recovery as short as possible.
Here in the list are some common symptoms.
- Pains or pins and needles in arms and legs
- Dizziness and blurred vision
- Ringing in your ears
- Jaw pain
- Neck pain and stiffness
- Back pain and stiffness
Our solicitors in Hebburn will make your claim
Part of your injury claim centers around how severe your injury is. If it is mild then you should be alright again in a few weeks. However if its severe then it can be life changing and even permanent.
Apart from your injuries, you can claim for any others costs or losses that are a result of the accident, for instance:
- Travel expenses
- Loss of earnings
- Medical expenses
- Care and assistance expenses
- Any other cost or loss that is a direct result of the accident that caused you whiplash
The easiest way to make a compensation claim is to contact Accident Advice Helpline. We were established in the year 2000 to give access to justice for non-fault victims of accidents, under the ‘no win, no fee*’ agreement and we aim to do this in a simple, quick and efficient manner..
Over the last 13 years we have helped many thousands of claimants with all types of injuries, from all sorts of accidents, make personal injury compensation claims and to get a fair amount of compensation for the injuries they had suffered.
You can make contact by using our freephone number, 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone, and speaking to one of our friendly advisers who will help you all they can, and start your claim should you wish to proceed.