Upon impact, R.A.’s body was violently jolted and tossed around the inside of the vehicle. Her head was thrown forward and then snapped backwards in a whiplash like motion, bluntly striking against the seat/headrest of the vehicle. Additionally, R.A’s body was slammed against the restrain of her seat belt.
As a direct result of S.Y.’s negligence, R.A. sustained injuries to her neck, back, shoulder, and associated body structures. A summary of her injuries and treatment are outlined below.
• Cervical strain/sprain and subluxations with in tenderness, pain, muscle spasms, and limited range of motion. Whiplash injury with resultant ligamentous instability, acceleration of spinal disc disease, and radicular symptoms
• Back strain/sprain and subluxations with tenderness, pain, muscle spasms, soreness, tightness, and decreased range of motion (thoracic, lumbar, and sacrum regions) with resultant ligamentous instability and acceleration of spinal disc disease.
• Shoulder pain with tenderness, muscle spasms, and radicular symptoms into arms
• Sleep disturbances/fatigue
R.A. hired Seattle personal injury attorney Chris Davis the Davis Law Group to manage the insurance claim and subsequent lawsuit.
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