弁護士法人はるか 交通事故サイト

法律相談予約はこちら

Whiplash-en

What is Whiplash?

Whiplash injury is a type of neck injury caused by sudden movement of the head forwards, backwards or sideways. It occurs when the soft tissues in the neck become stretched and damaged. Whiplash will often get better within a few weeks or months, but for some people it can last longer and severely limit their activities.

Signs and symptoms of whiplash usually — but not always — develop within 24 hours of the injury and may include: