Whiplash is an injury that a lot of people have the misfortune of experiencing. It can happen in many different incidents and the symptoms differ dramatically.
So, what is whiplash? This is essentially a term that is used to describe an injury that has been caused because the head is quickly snapped back and forth. This leads to jerking of the neck and spine in quite an aggressive manner, which can consequently lead to over knock-on effects.
The symptoms of whiplash differ substantially. You may not experience all of them. Nevertheless, the following are all of the symptoms you could encounter because of a whiplash injury in Croyde Bay…
- Neck Pain
- Neck Stiffness
- Reduced Neck Movement
- Shoulder Pain
- Muscle Spasms
- Blurry Vision
- Tenderness over the Neck Muscles
- Ringing in the Ears
- Pins and Needles in the Arms
If you suffer any of these symptoms the first thing you need to do is go to a doctor. Obviously it is imperative to seek medical help if you think you have suffered a whiplash injury in Croyde Bay. Nonetheless, even if your symptoms are minor and you believe you can cope with them, you still need to get medical attention. If you fail to do this you will not be able to file a compensation claim.
Once you have seen a doctor you can then think about making a claim. This is what Accident Advice Helpline can assist you with. Our advice is one hundred per cent free. We have a free legal helpline available for you to call any time of the day, any day of the week. You will speak to one of our experienced and friendly advisors. They will answer all of your questions and give you a realistic answer regarding your chances of making a successful claim.Open Claim Calculator
If we believe you should go ahead with your case, we will then match you to a specialist no win, no fee* solicitor. They will take care of everything for you. A no win no fee* service is highly beneficial. You eliminate financial risk, you guarantee a better service and you don’t need any money to begin your claim for the whiplash injury in Croyde Bay you have sustained.
How to get in touch with us
To discuss your claim with no obligation and in confidence, call our helpline on 0800 689 0500 – or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile;
Text ‘claim365’ to 88010; or
Try the 30-second test on our website.