Delayed Back Pain or Other Injuries After Car Accident? Statute of Limitations on Personal Injury Claims

Following a vehicle accident, the injuries sustained as a result is not always immediately noticeable. Weeks or even months may be what it takes for the symptoms to manifest with some injuries. Understanding the potential injuries that may appear later is important, and if you do notice any injuries from an accident, you should contact a Las Vegas car accident attorney, such as Kajioka & Associates, Attorneys at Law, to see if you have a claim for compensation. Today, however, we would like to take the opportunity to help you recognize a few of the common injuries that develop over time and the symptoms that helps identify them.

Personal Injury Claims

In a personal injury claim, the below are a few types of injuries that can be the result. Resulting from a car accident, there are many types of injuries. You could receive compensation for your injuries, in the event the injuries were sustained as a result of another driver’s negligence. A few examples of injuries that may not immediately appear in a car accident include the following:
– Spine Injuries
– Internal Bleeding
– Head Injuries
– Whiplash
– Bruised Muscles
– Pains & Aches

Symptoms of Whiplash, Pain & Other Injuries After Car Accident

Signs and symptoms of the above injuries include neck pain and stiffness; worsening of pain with neck movement; loss of range of motion in the neck, headaches; most often starting at the base of the skull; tenderness or pain in the shoulder, upper back or arms; tingling or numbness in the arms; fatigue; dizziness; as well as blurred vision; ringing in the ears (tinnitus); sleep disturbances; irritability; difficulty concentrating; memory problems; and/or depression among other symptoms.

Bodily Injury Claim Settlement

To help cover medical expenses, future medical treatment, pain and suffering, lost wages, and for anything related to your injuries, via a personal injury suit, you could receive compensation to help cover medical expenses. If you find out later that you have been injured, consider the steps below. A personal injury attorney can assist in the event you have been in an accident and find out later that have you been injured. How to proceed with a claim and what it will take to recover money damages can be advised on with an experienced attorney.

Personal Injury Statute of Limitations

The law has a period of time within which you can file a claim since injuries sometimes take time to fully manifest themselves, and this is known as a statute of limitations. Your claim will be considered so long as the claim is made within the statute of limitations. To determine exactly when the statute of limitations runs, a Nevada personal injury attorney can assess your case.

Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Business Attorneys & More in Greater Las Vegas, Nevada

If you are looking for an experienced attorney to take your vehicle accident case to court, call Kajioka & Associates, Attorneys at Law. Our experienced attorneys can discuss the circumstances of your case, answer your questions, and address your concerns concerning the details. We can determine the basis of the case and if you should file claim and the process involved. Call us today for the best representation.