Compensation for whiplash injury £5,000
A 44-year-old claimant suffering a severe whiplash injury in result of a rear end shunt.
The claimant experienced severe pain to his arms, hands, neck, upper back and shoulders along with stiffness.
When the claimant attended a medical expert he was put on strong painkillers and recommended to undergo physiotherapy due to his whiplash injury.
Following the accident the claimant has struggled to perform house hold duties, hand his personal care, lift heavy items, do fitness exercising and his sleep was severely affected.
The medical expert reviewed the claimant 12 monthspost-accident and describes the claimants upper limb movements were restricted with pain and discomfort, the expert observed tenderness and muscle spasm in the neck also and described it as moderate. The claimant was to make a full recovery within 30 months.
The claimant is suffering with fear of travelling due to the accident.
The total damages amounted up to £5,000 due to his whiplash injury compensation.
In summary a 30 month whiplash injury valued at about £5,000.