You my need the services of an injury lawyer from Accident Advice Helpline, if you have suffered a whiplash injury in Brocton, through no fault of your own, sometime within the last 3 years.
A whiplash injury in Brocton can be very painful and stressful, a mild case healing in just a few weeks, a moderate case taking a few months and a severe case can take a long time to recover from. The pain and discomfort can mean having to change your lifestyle to cope with it, and some sufferers are not able to return to their jobs because of permanent weaknesses that can be left in the back and neck.
The types of accidents a whiplash injury in Brocton can happen in
Most people associate a whiplash injury in Brocton with a rear end shunt between two cars, but any accident that causes your head to be suddenly jolted out of its normal position can cause it. A simple fall in the street, if you fall awkwardly or bang your head as you go down, will damage the ligaments and tendons in your neck, which is what a whiplash injury is.
The rules for claiming compensation for a whiplash injury in Brocton
As with most things in life there are rules that apply, and you can only make a compensation claim if:
- The accident was not your fault
- You sustained injuries in the accident
- The injuries were severe enough to need medical attention
- The accident happened no more than three years ago
If you fit this criteria, then you may want to make an injury compensation claim, using the lawyers at Accident Advice Helpline to assist you.
The other injuries you might sustain
There are lots of different injuries that you could suffer from an accident that wasnt your fault. Some of the more common ones are:
- Soft tissue injuries
- Back and spine injuries
- Damage to your joints
- Loss of limbs
- Facial injuries
- Burns and scalds
- Anxiety and stress
- Broken bones
- Head and brain injuries
Every accident, victim and injury is different and victims will cope with their injuries in different ways. The ones shown above are just a sample of the results of accidents, but there are several life changing injuries that could mean the way of life has to change for the whole family, not just the injured party.
Professional help to claim compensation
Accident Advice Helpline will help you make your claim, and will keep the whole process as stress free as possible, after all you will have already suffered enough trauma because of the accident, without us adding to it.
As part of this, we do not want you to worry about financing your claim, so we operate on a no win no fee basis. We will not ask you for any money to start your claim, or if your claim is lost.
On our website, there is a 30-second test which will let you know if you are able to make a compensation claim, and will give you an estimate of the amount you may receive.
Call our free helpline number, 0800 180 4123, and speak to our friendly advisors who will give you free legal advice and answer all your questions about making a personal injury compensation claim.
Date Published: 8th May 2014