Emotional Distress in a Personal Injury Case

Many people don’t realize the impact that serious accidents can have on their mental and emotional health. Many victims of accidents find themselves replaying the event through flashbacks and nightmares. You may experience severe anxiety, depression, or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after a serious accident.

Serious accidents can have serious mental consequences. Many people don’t realize they can seek compensation for emotional distress. You may be eligible for compensation for your pain and suffering as part of a personal injury claim. This includes both mental and physical pain.

What Is Emotional Distress?

Serious injuries can cause mental distress and affect a person’s mental health. The specific facts of a personal injury case will determine if the mental anguish was caused by negligence or intentional.

If you are involved in a crash with another driver, all the emotional distress that you feel from your injuries and the experiences you had would … Read More