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Whiplash resulting from car accidents tends to be the most common form of injury resulting in injury claims. Workplace injuries and faulty products account for the next most common claims.

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What is one of the most common types of personal injury claims?

One of the most common types or rather the number one most common type of personal injury claim is traffic accidents. This is because a lot of people would rather drive than walk to their destination.

What types of injury claims need legal representation?

Types of injury claims that need legal representation include road accidents, work accidents, whiplash accidents, and medical negligence. It is best to contact a lawyer that specializes in injury claims and discuss your options.

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What injuries qualify to hire a personal injury lawyer?

You need a personal injury lawyer in any issue that involves an accident, injury, negligence, body altercation, in other issues. The types of injuries and accidents almost certainly require a lawyer's help are Long-Term or Permanently Disabling Injuries, Severe Injuries, Medical Malpractice, and Toxic Exposure.

What are some common types of birth injury?

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Is there a standard compensation from insurance companies when you are rear ended and have damage to your vehicle and injuries to your neck and shoulders such as whiplash?

No, there isn't since damage and injuries can range from minor too major when accidents occur. Always ask for 5 times the amount you really want...In the UK there is guidance from the courts in the past for the pain and suffering different types of personal injuries cause. This will include neck injuries, shoulder injuries and back injuries - but as the earlier response indicated the guidance depends on the nature and severity of your symptoms. Please see the two related links entitled "neck injury claims" and "back injury claims" to see examples of the amounts of compensation you can claim for pain and suffering for each various different neck and back injuries including whiplash.

What types of head injuries are there?

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