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Common Types of Back Pain Caused by Car Accidents

August 18, 2021

Common Types of Back Pain Caused by Car Accidents

Back pain represents one of the most common examples of injuries suffered by those who have been involved in car accidents. The prevalence of back injuries and back accidents after car accidents is likely due to the fact that back injuries can occur even in a minor, low-speed car crash. However, back pain can be a debilitating injury to suffer, which means that it can be difficult to recover the compensation you need and deserve for a back injury if you were involved in a minor car accident. Insurance companies are often quick to dismiss claims of serious back injuries after car crashes that they consider to be minor fender-benders, so it often helps to have experienced legal representation in your corner.

Common Back Injuries from Car Accidents

As your back is where your spinal cord and the nerve bundles leading out of the spinal cord are located, a back injury often involves nerve damage. In addition, other tissues such as muscles, tendons, and ligaments can be physically damaged in a car accident. Some of the most common types of back injuries suffered in car accidents include:

What Steps Should You Take If You Suffered a Back Injury in a Car Accident?

If you sustained a back injury in a car crash, steps you should take include:

Contact a Fort Lauderdale Personal Injury Lawyer to Discuss Your Car Accident Case in Florida

Did you or a loved one sustain serious injuries due to a car accident in Florida? Don’t let the medical bills pile up while you wait for the negligent party or their insurance company to do the right thing. Right now, you need an aggressive personal injury attorney on your side, fighting to get you the compensation you need, want, and deserve. The skilled attorneys at Lawlor, White & Murphey represent clients injured because of car accidents in Coconut Creek, Plantation, Pompano Beach, and Pembroke Pines, and throughout Florida. Call (954) 525-2345 or fill out our online contact form to schedule a free consultation about your case. We have an office conveniently located at 2211 Davie Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312, as well as offices in Pembroke Pines, Weston, Coconut Creek, Plantation, and Pompano Beach.

The articles on this blog are for informative purposes only and are no substitute for legal advice or an attorney-client relationship. If you are seeking legal advice, please contact our law firm directly