One of the most common types of injury that can happen as a result of a car accident is whiplash. If you have suffered from whiplash because of an accident that was not your fault then give Accident Advice Helpline a call and see if we can start a claim for whiplash compensation in Durham.
What is whiplash?
Whiplash is an injury which is most commonly associated with a car accident. While a seatbelt can prevent you from suffering a serious injury, it does not hold your head in place. It’s the sudden movement of your head on impact, which causes the muscles and tendons in the neck to overstretch.
In most cases, the symptoms of whiplash will heal up within a few weeks. Some cases are more severe and it’s always worth visiting a doctor to make sure your injury isn’t more serious. The symptoms of whiplash are stiffness and pain when it comes to moving your head and another common symptom is headaches, which can be severe. Some of the symptoms of whiplash can last for a long term after the accident has happened.
Whiplash compensation in Durham
Accident Advice Helpline are one phone call away and can help you to get the compensation that you are entitled to, as long as:
- The accident was caused by someone else.
- You can provide a report from the doctor who assessed you after the injury.
- You’re calling us within three years of your accident.
Who are Accident Advice Helpline
Accident Advice Helpline is a team of solicitors. We were formed in 2000 and deal specifically with personal injury claims. Since we started we have been successful in claiming millions of pounds worth of compensation.
Because we specialise in personal injury our solicitors can get you the best whiplash compensation in Durham possible. We can calculate an estimate so they can make sure that you’re not short-changed.
We even work on a no-win, no-fee* basis, as this won’t add to any financial pressure which you may be under after your accident.
Why not call us today and find out if you are eligible to make a claim? Our advisors can assess your claim when you call. No need arrange an appointment just to have your claim assessed by a solicitor.
You can even call us free if you dial 0800 689 0500 from a landline. When calling from a mobile you should get in touch with us on the number 0333 500 0993. Give yourself the best chance of success with claiming whiplash compensation in Durham. Call the experts at Accident Advice Helpline. We want to help you get the justice you deserve.
Date Published: 10th November 2013
Author: David Brown