Whether it’s the result of a car accident, a slip and fall, or a blow to the head, a whiplash injury in Stowe can be extremely painful.
You may have trouble moving your neck, and you will feel some stiffness and tenderness, which is very likely to appear a few hours after the actual incident – and perhaps get worse over the coming days.
If you’ve suffered a whiplash injury in Stowe because of someone else’s actions, you may be able to make a compensation claim against them.
Recovering from a whiplash injury in Stowe?
Fortunately, a whiplash injury in Stowe normally needs little more than a period of rest and a course of painkillers as treatment. Most people get over whiplash within a few weeks, and everything goes back to normal again.
Some cases may last longer – considerably longer, in fact, and lead to anxiety and depression. Such cases are known as “chronic whiplash”.
Whether your whiplash is normal or severe, it can cause problems beyond the pain and other symptoms. Due to this, it’s important to seek medical help if you suspect you may have suffered a whiplash injury.
What kind of problems?
People recovering from a whiplash injury in Stowe may grow bored, since they can do little but rest; they may also experience difficulty in accomplishing their usual everyday tasks, such as cleaning, cooking, taking the children out, and even socialising with friends.
Time off work may also be needed, and because of this, people can lose income. On top of this, they could also be paying out for a home help, a childminder, and taxi fares.
If your situation is anything like this, why not take action before it becomes unbearable? When you make a compensation claim, you could claim back the cost of any expenses you’ve incurred, as well as obtaining compensation for your pain and suffering.
Take action with Accident Advice Helpline
Accident Advice Helpline is one of the largest law firms in the UK. We specialise in personal injury claims, and have over 15 years experience in the field.
We also pride ourselves on treating our clients the right way. This, to us, means dealing with people in a way that demonstrates sensitivity and empathy. We have a strict code of conduct that is underpinned by integrity, dependability, reliability and accountability – and everyone who works for us must adhere to these values.
If you’ve been hurt and you want to find out more about making a claim for a whiplash injury in Stowe, call us now on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile.
Date Published: 24th July 2014
Author: David Brown