Whiplash Claims

Whiplash is a relatively common injury that causes rapid forward and backward movement of the head and neck. Damage can affect ligaments, discs or joints.

In 2011/12, there were approximately 570,000 claims made for whiplash injuries in UK.

Common Causes of Whiplash

Traffic accidents are the leading cause of whiplash, but it can also occur due to:


How long do I have to put in a compensation claim?

Usually you have three years to start legal proceedings for personal injury, however in the case of claims related to Asbestos or delayed symptoms you would have three years from the date the symptoms / causes were identified by a professional.

If in doubt about your right to claim or if a deadline is fast approaching please call us we will be happy to look into your case.