Most residents of Carroll County that have never been in an auto accident think that most severe injuries are the ones that need a lot of medical care. However, all injuries need treatment in varying levels, but some of the more common Carroll County Auto Accident injuries may require a long time to heal as well.
Whiplash is an injury that insurance companies love to question, because there are a lot of people who do not believe it is a real injury. Ask any chiropractor and they will tell you that the jerking back-and-forth of the head that occurs in car accidents is serious. Whiplash can tear the muscles, tendons and ligaments in your neck, shoulders and upper back. People who sustain common Carroll County Auto Accident injuries, like whiplash, may need physical therapy or even surgery.
Soft tissue injuries
Soft tissue injuries are those that hurt the muscles, tendons or ligaments throughout the body. Imagine going to the gym after not working out for months. You’re going to be very sore the next day. That is equivalent to a soft tissue auto accident injury.
Broken bones are injuries that insurance companies take very serious, because people believe they are very painful. Think Joe Theisman. Broken bones often result in permanent chronic symptoms. The typical treatment for a broken bone is immobilization, surgery, and intense physical therapy. This injury is a huge inconvenience for the victim, and big worry for the insurance companies.
Traumatic brain injuries
Traumatic brain injuries probably the most serious injury after broken bones and just short of death. In today’s world of sports concussions, insurance companies are very aware that people now better under the serious nature of brain injuries. A concussion may clear up on its own, or it can result in post-concussion syndrome.
Schedule a free Carroll County Personal Injury Lawyer consultation
If you or a family member has been injured because of someone else’s careless or negligent acts, then call the Law Office of Ross W. Albers to schedule a free personal injury consultation. Carroll County Personal Injury Attorney Ross W. Albers is a former Maryland insurance adjuster that knows what you’re up against.
If your injury prevents you from coming to our office in Westminster, Maryland, then we will come to you! Evening and weekend consultations are available, too.