Statistics have always shown and proven that road accidents and car accidents have always been one of the most common and renowned reason for most of the injuries ever occurred. According to records, almost every single year a huge amount of people which range from four to five million report road or car accidents. Although, fortunately most of these reports were only related to vehicle damage and minor injuries, only a few car and road accidents reported major or fatal injuries. Now, if we try to understand what is actually going on over here? These cases and reports that we are talking about, these are only those cases which actually got reported. Now, think about all of these cases that did not got reported. Just imagine how high that number would go. Even though most of these crashes do not result in people getting severe or even fatal injuries, but there were immense amount of damage to the vehicles and other public and private properties which lead to a lot of loss and inconveniences. But all of this does not mean that there are no fatal or severe injuries at all, there are way too many injuries and they are increasing every single year. According to the stats, at least one in every four car accident reported have severe or fatal injuries involved.
1.) Many Scrapes and Cuts
Now, scrapes and cuts are not that severe but they can be brutal if they end up causing infections. Scrapes and cuts can be caused by a lot of different reasons. Like you can get cuts from impact of your car or the loose objects in your car might come and hit you and cause bruises. Even though, these are not that severe but still they can cause a lot of pain, and it is best for you to avoid them.
2.) Lead to Internal Bleeding
Internal bleeding is one ofthe most common in car accidents according to reports and records. Internal bleeding is actually very gruesome and painful. That is why it should be treated immediately and properly right after the any sort of road or car accident occurs. That is why we always say that it is very important to reach for medical attention right after the incident occurs even for the slightest injuries, because what you might think is just a small scrape or negligible pain could turn into a severe injury and cause a lot of problems. Hence why, you should stay careful on the roads and get medical attention of it is even for the slightest injury.
3.) Result in Broken Ribs
Pretty sure that ribs are the most fragile part of your body. That is why, it is very important for you to take very good care of them because even the smallest and moderate impact on your rib cage can cause them to break easily. Now, let me assure you that broken ribs can be very painful and they should not be taken for granted.A lot of scenarios can cause your ribs to break, for example when you are pressed against either the back, the front, or the side of your car, you are applying immense pressure on your ribs which might cause the ribs to break.That is the reason why it is very necessary for you to be cautious on the roads while driving.
4.) Other Whiplash Injuries
Whiplash is definitely considered as one of the most common type of injury in car accidents. It is basically another nomenclature for ligaments, tendons and muscle injuries, which are resulted from an automobile accident. These injuries can cause immense pain in your muscles and tendons, but why do these pain occur though? Well, you see when a car accident occurs, your body gets a jerk which causes you to move at a very high speed for a very short amount of time, although this speed is very short lived but it is way more than a human could attain on its own. This sudden extreme movement causes immense strain on your muscles, tendons, ligaments and even some tissues as well. Although they involve no breakage of bones, but still it is very painful and takes a really long time to heal and to recover.
5.) Neck and Shoulder Injuries
Now this pretty much very custom to all of us that the most renowned and knowncar or road accident injury is probably whiplash injuries. Very immediate movements of the upper parts of your body like the area including your neck, shoulder and head can cause serious neck muscle and ligament damage. These type of injuries are different in terms of how they affect different people, also the amount of pain is also dependent on the severity of the accident and also the health of the person who was actually part of the accident. Normal neck pain after car accident and swelling is also fairly common.
6.) Injuries to Your Head and Brain
Injuries to your head are probably the worst thing that can ever happen to you that is because of the fact that head injuries do not really show the symptomsright after the accident, they are actually the biggest and most painful slow burners. They can also cause a lot of complications which can cause problems in the near future. It is very necessary for you to treat these injuries properly, or else these problems can cause long term issues and interfere with normal brain functions. Then these abnormalities will cause concussions, sleep difficulties, and immense headaches which will not be bearable.
Knowing all of these things about road and car accidents, I think it is very important for us to take this very seriously and make sure that we drive responsibly and carefully.So, I immensely urge you all too please make sure that you are being cautious on the main roads, also it is very importantfor you to follow all the rules and make sure that you, the people around you the people you love are safe.