If You’ve Suffered a Whiplash Injury in Esher, We Can Help
With over 800,000 road traffic accidents occurring in the UK each year, a large number of people are unfortunate enough to suffer a devastating whiplash injury. More women than men will suffer a whiplash injury in Esher and 2% of people who have whiplash will be classed as permanently disabled.
What are the symptoms of a whiplash injury in Esher?
Whiplash describes injuries which are caused by a sudden movement of the head either backwards, forwards or sideways. A forceful jolt of the head can damage the ligaments and tendons in the neck.
Physical symptoms include:
- Neck pain and stiffness
- Tender neck muscles
- Reduced, sore neck movements
- Stiff shoulders
- Jaw pain
Psychological symptoms include:
- Post-traumatic stress disorder
Are road traffic accidents the only cause of a whiplash injury in Esher?
No, whilst road collisions are the most common cause of whiplash injuries for both drivers and passengers, the injury can also be caused by sporting injuries, a blow to the head, slip, trip or fall or accident at work.
How can I claim compensation if I’ve suffered a whiplash injury in Esher?
Before considering making a compensation claim for your whiplash injury in Esher, you must ensure that you meet the following criteria:
- Have suffered your injury within the past three years
- Have sought medical advice or treatment for your injuries
- Not have been at fault for the accident which caused your injuries
If, after considering the above, you feel you have a valid compensation claim, you should take Accident Advice Helpline’s 30 second online test to assess your injuries and determine the maximum compensation you are entitled to. www.accidentadvicehelpline.co.uk
Why should I choose Accident Advice Helpline for my whiplash injury in Esher claim?
Established in 2000, we are one of the longest running and most successful law firms to specialise in personal injury. We are endorsed by UK consumer champion, Esther Rantzen.
Our team of legal experts located across the UK will ensure that you receive the maximum compensation possible for your injuries. Our reimbursement service also guarantees that you will receive financial reimbursement on top of your compensation award to cover any out of pocket expenses which came about because of the accident, injury or suffering.
We recover over £35 million in compensation claims for our clients each year and ensure each case is treated with the same care and compassion.
If you think you have a valid compensation claim for your whiplash injury in Esher, contact our free phone 24 hour advice line to receive confidential, no obligation advice on how to proceed with your claim with Accident Advice Helpline.
0800 689 0500 / 0333 500 0993
Date Published: 29th June 2014
Author: David Brown