Neck pain is common after a car accident, even when the crash is minor. Whiplash happens when your head and neck are forced quickly forward and backward. It’s one of the most frequent injuries from a car accident. How long neck pain lasts after an accident depends on: The severity of the accident The type …
Frequently Asked Questions About Accident-Related Neck Injury
Neck injuries are serious. They can leave you permanently disabled or with chronic pain that follows you for the rest of your life. Any accident, ranging from slip and falls to vehicle collisions, can cause neck injury.
Regardless if it's mild or moderate, you should take all neck injuries seriously as they can lead to complications further down the line.
After getting thoroughly treated, you should file a claim to get compensation immediately. The longer you wait, the harder it will be to pursue a settlement. The state of Georgia only allows for two years before your ability to file a claim expires.
It is in your best interest to gather evidence and expand your knowledge on your legal rights.
We offer answers to frequently asked questions regarding neck injuries. These answers are general intentionally. Neck injuries are diverse, and your situation may not be the same as that of another person.
If you need any specific information or questions answered, it is best to contact our attorneys to schedule an appointment for a free consultation.
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How Do I Know if My Neck Injury Is Serious?
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What Is the Time Limit For a Neck Injury Claim?
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Types of Neck Injuries
The neck is a crucial body part. It supports our heads, protects our precious nerves, and is flexible enough to turn many directions. Unfortunately, there are many types of neck injuries we can experience. Any area of the neck can cause pain and problems. Plus, neck pain can be debilitating. It can lead to pain …