Whiplash - Symptoms

The symptoms of whiplash may occur immediately after an accident. Or they may not develop for hours, days, or weeks after an injury. Some symptoms of whiplash are the following:

  • Pain or stiffness in the neck, jaw, shoulders, or arms
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Loss of feeling in an arm or hand
  • Nausea and vomiting

Less common symptoms include vision problems and feelings of depression.

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