Is it just pain you feel with your whiplash injury in Didcot?!
For many people, being hurt in an accident is painful and a nuisance; whiplash is a common injury associated with road traffic collisions but you may be surprised to learn that it is not just pain that people suffering from this injury will feel…
(the following percentages are from research carried out on people suffering from diagnosed whiplash)
People who have sustained whiplash injuries, like you, experienced the following:
- 92% of whiplash injuries cause severe neck pain
- 57% suffer headaches
- 56% extreme tiredness
- 49% shoulder pain
- 44% anxiety
- 42% upper back pain
- 39% lower back pain
- 39% sleep disturbance
- 26% impaired concentration
Interesting statistics considering that some media articles would have you believe that this is not a genuine injury…
What can you claim for when it comes to your whiplash injury in Didcot?
You can claim compensation for…
The injury itself – this is amount will differ from case-to-case, simply because every accident and the situation in which they happen are different. Simply because you know someone who claimed one amount for their injury does not mean you will get this amount too.
Additional expenses – it may be that as a result of your injury, you have incurred additional expenses or costs. With claims for a whiplash injury in Didcot, customers have claimed back prescriptions charges for medication, as well as transport costs to and from appointments if they were unable to drive as a result of their injury as well as costs for chiropractic appointments etc. Keep all of these details, along with receipts etc. so that your lawyer can include them in your claim for compensation for your whiplash injury in Didcot.
How to claim compensation with AAH
If you have suffered an injury, and think you may be entitled to compensation, the first thing you need to do is contact AAH to see if you have an eligible claim.
You can call us on 0800 689 0500 at any time and talk through your case with one of our advisers. They will be able to quickly and expertly assess whether you have a claim in personal injury law or not.
You can also log on and use our online tool called the Compensation Calculator; this consists of a few short questions and from your answers, it will quickly assess you claim against all the necessary criteria. You will know within 30 seconds if you have a claim – or not! What could be simpler?
If you have a claim for compensation for a whiplash injury in Didcot, get the help of the experts, AAH by calling 0800 689 0500.
Date Published: 15th June 2014
Author: David Brown