How often are the treatments and for how long? This all depends on the extent of your injuries and the doctor will advise you on the best treatment plan for you. There are some individuals that only required three to four treatments to reach a full recovery. However, it is not uncommon for injuries to require a year of treatment. The frequency can range from one treatment a month to three times a week.
Am I required to report the accident? If any of the following situations apply to you, you are required to report the accident to the Oregon DMV with in 72 hours of the accident using the following form: http://www.odot.state.or.us/
There is minimal car damage, yet, I am hurt and in pain. Is this common? Unfortunately, this is a very common occurrence. Scientific articles have shown that significant injuries to the body can occur at speeds at low as 5-10mph. Furthermore, because of the structure of modern vehicles, more of the force of the impact sustained in a car accident is transferred directly to the occupants at lower speeds; because the vehicles don’t begin to absorb the force until they reach approximately 15mph