Recent research on Motor Vehicle Accidents

-The amount of damage to your car is not a valid predictor of acute injury risk nor of symptom duration. Minor damage to the car does not mean no injury to the occupants of the car.

-People involved in a major motor vehicle accident suffering significant injuries get better results because they seek care immediately. Those involved in minor motor vehicle accidents usually don’t seek treatment .

-Pre-existing arthritis in your neck leads to increased neck damage in a whiplash type accident.

-Studies show that occupants that have their head turned during a rear end collision suffer greater injury then all other collisions.

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