Car Accident Injuries

Secure Compensation with the Help of an Attorney

If you were involved in a car accident, chances are you sustained some kind of injury. Whether those injuries are small or severe, you may still be entitled to seek a personal injury claim against the negligent driver. Here you can find information on the common types of injuries that can be sustained in a car accident. If you notice that you suffered from one of the following injuries or a related injury after your accident, then please get in touch with one of our attorneys so that we can learn more about your case.

Whiplash- This is the most common type of injury that people sustain in motor vehicle accidents. It occurs when the neck is stretched beyond its normal range of motion. This can cause injury and pain to the ligaments and muscles in the neck. This type of injury can be sustained even when a car is traveling as slow as 15mph.

Back Injuries- You may have injured your back in your motor vehicle accident. This may have included a slipped disc, a fracture, pinched nerve or a muscle strain. If you suffered any of the following back injuries in your accident, call us today.

Other Neck Injuries- Other than whiplash, your neck may have undergone serious trauma. The most serious types of neck injuries can cause partial or complete paralysis. If you suffered a neck injury more serious than whiplash, you can get compensation.

Fractures- Because you are vulnerable in your car accident, any bone in your body may have become fractured in the accident. Depending on if the accident was side impact, rear impact or a head-on collision you may be suffering from multiple fractures. Even your seatbelt has the capacity to cause a fracture.

Smyrna Personal Injury Lawyer

If you sustained these or any other type of injury in your car accident, you can seek compensation on the basis of negligence. That is, if your car accident was caused by a negligent driver then you may be able to file a claim against them to pay for damages. For help doing this, call a Smyrna personal injury lawyer from our firm. Jones & Swanson exists to see that injured victims get the justice they deserve.

Contact a Smyrna car accident lawyer at the firm today for more information.