Forces on the human body in car crashes are extraordinary. Medium and minor crashes can impose forces that damage bones and soft tissue. Unfortunately much of the important parts of our body are soft tissue, like our organs, heart, brain, nerves, veins, arteries, tendons and cartilage. The reality of serious and life changing injuries in car and truck crashes is well recognized in the medical field and should be known by everyone. This evidence is ignored by the insurance industry which wants people to think injuries can’t happen unless cars are totaled. Let’s be safe on the road. Check out this article about what a human body would have to look like to withstand car crash forces.