Whiplash Injuries in Low Speed Rear Impact Collision
Q – In low-speed rear impact automobile collision with minimal or no visible damage, is it possible for someone to be injured?
A – Yes, every day thousands of people are injured in low-speed collision with minimal or no visible damage to their vehicles. According to recently published studies more than half of all injuries occur without vehicle damage. Most injuries occur at crash speeds below 12 mph and most cars can withstand 8-12 mph impacts without any structural damage.