What Injuries are Most Common After Being Rear Ended?


There are a lot of injuries that you can get from a rear end collision. The symptoms can vary in severity from mild to very severe. There’s a lot of variables that go into any type of crash that you could possibly incur. A lot of variables would include size of the vehicle, speed of the vehicle, which way you’re looking, male or female and many, many more that can attributed to the severity of an injury.

Injuries can include low back injuries, neck injuries, go through the full whiplash motion, disc herniations in the low back and/or in the neck. You can get a lot of radicular symptoms which are symptoms down the arms and/or into the legs. A lot of times people will call that sciatica, but the main thing is actually an issue with the nerves that cause numbness, tingling, burning, sharp shooting type of pains, but overall there’s a wide variety and basically at our facility here what we do is we can look at everything as a whole, really correlated to your crash and then give you the best type of treatment for that.