Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is the type of psychological injury most commonly cited in personal injury compensation claims. It is thought that PTSD will affect around 5% of men and 10% of women at some stage in their lives.
For many, PTSD will last for several months. However, in some cases it may last for years or become a permanent disorder in a person’s life.
For more information on whether you are entitled to make a claim for PTSD, call YouClaim on 0800 10 757 95.
If you have suffered post traumatic stress disorder after a serious accident caused by another party then you have the right to take legal action against those responsible for your psychological pain.
In recent years PTSD has become a much more widely recognised condition and is now better understood as a serious psychological issue, which can affect anyone who has witnessed or been involved in a traumatic event. YouClaim has experience working with members of the Armed Forces, mothers who suffered traumatic births and victims of assault.
The average compensation amounts for PTSD are:
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