There is no real predictor of how long a Whiplash Injury will continue to impact ones life. Some people recover within six weeks of their accident. Other people slowly recover with therapy and treatment over the course of a year. Approximately 18% do not recover for two years or more.
Some people are permanently disabled from Whiplash Injury with limited movement of their head and spine and experience chronic pain.
If you or a loved one has suffered a Whiplash Injury, you should contact a personal injury attorney with experience in representing car accident victims with Whiplash Injuries. With the help of The Farber Law Group, with more than 30 years experience in the Pacific Northwest, we may be able to help you recover compensation for your injuries including medical costs, lost wages and for pain and suffering.