How much compensation for whiplash? £2,250 (6 months Whiplash injury)
A whiplash injury to a child involved in a road traffic accident aged 14 years suffered neck pain and travel anxiety. He was a front seat passenger in the car driven by his mother. She failed to stop in time and crashed into the back of the car front of her.
She simply failed to stop in time and judge that the car in front was about to stop and reacted too late to avoid the whiplash claim.
A child injury whiplash claim was made on behalf of the schoolboy by his father who in effect had to make the claim against his Mother via her insurance company.
Following a medical examination of the child some 4 months after the whiplash accident claim he father was advised that he would make a full recovery within 6 months. He suffered from about 3 sleepless nights and lost 3 days at school.
Road traffic accident compensation calculator summary:
Child Whiplash injury to 14 year old boy £2,250 with 4 months travel anxiety.