You may end up suffering a whiplash in Brighton injury if you have been involved in an accident that was not through your own fault. If you find yourself in this situation then contact the solicitors at Accident Advice Helpline so they can help you to make a personal injury compensation claim against the people who are responsible.
A whiplash in Brighton injury may mean you need to use an injury lawyer
One of the more common ways to sustain whiplash in Brighton is through a car accident, where someone goes in to the back of your car with force, although there are other ways in which you can suffer this injury as well; in fact anything that causes your head to suddenly move out of its normal comfort zone will cause a whiplash injury.
The damage that a sudden jolt can have on your neck is that it will affect your ligaments, muscles and tendons. This is what we call whiplash, although if this type of injury happened anywhere else within your body, then it would be called a sprain.
The other things you might suffer with whiplash in Brighton
The pain of whiplash can depend on how severe your whiplash injury is, but there are other symptoms as well that could include:
- Blurred vision
- Pain in the neck area
- Stiffness to the neck
- Pins and needles in the arms and legs
If you have any of these symptoms after an accident that was not your fault, you should seek medical attention and then contact the solicitors at Accident Advice Helpline, so they can help you to make an injury compensation claim.
How to deal with whiplash in Brighton
Treating whiplash can be quite simple. In mild cases it should just clear itself up in a few weeks providing you have plenty of rest and gentle exercise, although your doctor may tell you to use:
- Ice packs
- Neck brace
Getting help with your claim
Accident Advice Helpline have been dealing with all types of injury claims for the last 14 years. We have gained an enormous amount of experience and are one of the leading law firms in the industry. We will make sure all circumstances are taken into account when making your personal injury compensation claim, to maximise the amount you are awarded
We operate on a no win no fee basis, so you have no money to find for your claim to be started and no money to find in solicitors’ fees if your claim is lost. This way lets us be sure that everyone can make a claim, no matter what their financial situation is.
On our website there is a 30-second test that will let you know if you qualify to make a claim and if you do, give you a rough idea of the amount you may receive.
Or you can call us on 0800 689 0500 and speak to one of our friendly and professional advisors, there to help and advise you and to start the processes of your claim.