Why you must see a doctor for a minor whiplash injury in Fleet
When it comes to whiplash injuries, most thankfully tend to be minor. People all around the country suffer from whiplash on a daily basis, yet the majority of sufferers find that they make a full recovery within a few weeks. This is obviously great news, but it can lead to a few problems when it comes to the compensation process, as a lot of people overlook the imperativeness of seeing a doctor.
So, you have suffered a whiplash injury in Fleet, you are feeling a little bit uncomfortable, but that is it. You are pretty sure you can deal with the symptoms yourself. So, why do you need to see a medical professional? Well, first and foremost, whiplash can show itself in many different ways. You may feel okay now, but there is nothing to stop your discomfort growing. It is advisable to see a doctor straight away, so that you can have a full examination and they can provide you with any treatment or medication they deem necessary.
Aside from this, another reason why you have to see a doctor is if you intend on making a compensation claim for your whiplash injury in Fleet. You will not be able to make a successful claim if you do not see a medical professional. After all, there will be no proof that you have even suffered from whiplash, so how can you expect to make a claim? You will struggle to find any solicitor who will take on your case if you have not received medical attention, unless they are simply interested in taking your money.
This is something you do not need to worry about if you use Accident Advice Helpline. Why? Well, our solicitors only work on a no win, no fee basis. Therefore, they will only take on your case if they actually believe you have a good chance of getting compensation. Why not give us a call today? Our free legal helpline is accessible 24/7, so you can call at a time that is convenient for you and get the answers you require.
How to get in touch with us
Call, text, or complete the handy 30-second calculator on our website. The details you need are:
- Helpline numbers: 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile;
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- Why not text ‘claim365’ to 88010?
Date Published: 10th August 2014
Author: David Brown