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Whiplash accident claims

If you have sustained whiplash injuries due to an accident that was not your fault – we can help! Get in touch today to find out how you can start your whiplash accident compensation claim!

Whiplash accident claim information and advice

If you have any questions or need expert advice about accident claims and compensation for your whiplash accident claim, talk to one of our friendly, legally trained advisors now, on 0800 689 5659.


Do you have whiplash?

When you have an accident, you need the right help, tailored to your situation. If the accident wasn’t your fault, you shouldn’t have to pay for the consequences of someone else’s negligence, or chase around trying to find the right specialist help.

Whiplash is caused by sudden acceleration and deceleration. Typically, this happens when a jolt makes your head and neck move forward and backward rapidly – such as an impact to the rear of your vehicle. This type of rear-shunt accident can damage bone structures and soft tissues, causing pain, swelling, stiffness, dizziness, nausea, headache, fatigue and blurred vision.

Whiplash injuries vary in severity. Some people recover fully within a week or two. But whiplash isn’t always minor. If you’re unlucky enough to suffer chronic whiplash, you might experience pain and other symptoms for months after your accident. This may limit mobility, affect your ability to drive or work, and require treatment. If you think you may be suffering from whiplash, the first step is to visit your GP to have the injury diagnosed and to get pain relief.


Why make whiplash claims?

With a whiplash injury, you may not be able to work – and this might put you under pressure financially. We can help you get the compensation you need: to compensate you for pain and suffering, to cover lost earnings, to meet the costs of travelling to and from hospital, and to pay for medical appointments and accommodation, for example.

Our 30-second test™ can help you understand how much compensation you could receive for successful whiplash claims. In addition, you may also be able to claim for loss of earnings and additional expenses. As with any personal injury claim, when claiming whiplash, the amount you could receive depends upon your personal circumstances, and will depend on a variety of factors, including:

  • Pain and Suffering
  • The severity of your whiplash
  • The treatment you need after your accident
  • The amount of time (if any) you take off work
  • How your injury makes an impact on your life
  • The outlook for recovering from your injuries

For any type of accident that causes whiplash – a road accident, trip or fall – we can help. Just call us on 0800 689 5659.


Can you make a claim for whiplash?

You could be able to claim if you can answer ‘yes’ to the following:

  • Did your accident leave you injured?
  • Was your accident somebody else’s fault?
  • Did your accident happen in the last three years?

The quickest way to find out whether you can claim is to call us on 0800 689 5659. Our friendly legal advisors can answer all your questions, and help you get the compensation you’re due.

Find out if you can make a claim


How do you make a claim?

Our service is easy to access and free to use.

When you call 0800 689 5659 to speak with one of our friendly legally trained advisors, we’ll find out exactly what happened and let you know whether you can make a claim. We won’t pressure you to take action.

Once we’ve checked your eligibility, we do all the work for you, making the claim process simple and hassle-free. We will help you pull together evidence to support your claim and lead you through each step. There is no complicated paperwork, and it will not cost you anything.

Our personal injury lawyers work on a no win no fee**. Whatever the outcome, our policy means you won’t be out of pocket.

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Why choose Accident Advice Helpline?

If you have an accident, it can cost time and money to put things right. We make it simple for you to get the right advice and claim for compensation, because you don’t need more hassle.

As one of the UK’s leading compensation claim specialists, we work for thousands of people who have been injured through no fault of their own. We will help you make a successful compensation claim and get you the right support to aid your recovery.

Over the years, we’ve developed a breadth of expertise to help you make a successful claim. With one simple phone call to 0800 689 5659, you can get advice and enlist our support in a range of areas. We work to understand what you need, then offer the best possible assistance. Our friendly legal advisors are trained to find out your situation, and guide you through the next steps to get you the most compensation with the least fuss.