There are strong links between physical health and mental health. Becoming depressed or otherwise mentally unwell can potentially manifest itself physically in many ways. Conversely, if you become physically injured, this can have profound effects on your mental health and your quality of life.
If you have recently been involved in a car accident and you were injured, looking into your options for gaining compensation is a good idea. The compensation you seek could reimburse you for out-of-pocket expenses that were incurred as a result of the car accident, but you may also be able to gain compensation to cover the emotional pain and distress that you suffered.