March 21, 2012
In response to government concerns about the rising cost of motor insurance, the Transport Select Committee met in October 2011 to explore the issue as to why the volume of claims for whiplash injuries in the UK, exceed those of other European Countries. During the meeting evidence was given by the Rt Hon Jack Straw and, reading between the lines, the question that was really being asked was...does whiplash exist?
Craig Gravil, former section head of complex injury at Spencers Solicitors, goes through the arguments and examines the medical evidence behind Whiplash injuries.
Read the full article Whiplash: the evidence