The AA said that claims for whiplash injury
contributed to the biggest car insurance premium increases ever recorded.
Leinster coach Joe Schmidt, who saw his side fall to sixth in the table said: "There was no contact when Andrew got injured - he hit the ground with his shoulder and it looked like a whiplash injury
The finding is important because the structural basis of whiplash injury
is unknown, Jostein Krakenes, Ph.
A whiplash injury
commonly causes a painful, stiff neck.
The semi was blighted by a whiplash injury
to Mohammad Sheikh, who was rushed to hospital after a collision with team-mate Dominic Ostler as they both went for Richard Blakey's attempted six hit.
As a result of the selection criteria for study, the QTF could not generalize its results to the majority of the population at risk for whiplash injury
To measure the whiplash injury
criteria, the test dummy (a Biofidelic Rear Impact Dummy - BioRID-2) has a specially designed spinal column that consist of 24 "vertebrae", just as human beings.
The joints in the back of the spine are covered by ligaments which are particularly susceptible to whiplash injury
Over half (58%) of the doctors involved in the AXA study signed off 50 per cent or less of patients as having a genuine whiplash injury
The Association of British Insurers said the UK was now the "whiplash capital of Europe", with one out of every 140 people claiming for a whiplash injury
The Association of British Insurers (ABI) said the UK was now the "whiplash capital of Europe" - with one out of every 140 people claiming for a whiplash injury
However, the insurance company says that many whiplash injury
claims are fraudulent.