"To those who think fender benders don’t cause serious injuries, think again. Majority of those involved in minor car accidents didn’t realize they were injured until much later, after they sought treatment from their chiropractor in Perth. Dr Jay Lipoff, a seasoned practitioner and author in the United States, writes about the consequences of letting a case of whiplash go unchecked. Simple physics There is no arguing the accuracy of science when it comes to determining how harmful a fender bender could be. If a vehicle weighing approximately 1,500 kilos sustains damage at a certain velocity, how much more for the soft tissue in your neck and spine? In addition, being prepared for the impact will make all the difference in the severity of the injury."