INFORMATION AND WHAT TO DO
Panic attacks can occur after a car accident due to the stress level accidents can cause. Car accidents can be loud and traumatic to a driver and that can cause a person to have a panic attack or start to get panic attacks.
Symptoms of Panic Attacks after a Car Accident
How Panic Attacks Can Affect your Life
Panic attacks can affect your life after a car accident by not being able to ride in a car. Some people will get flashbacks of the accident and have a panic attack days or weeks after the accident occurred. While others will get a panic attack as soon as the accident happens.
How Long is Recovery?
There is no set recovery from panic attacks due to them being uncontrollable. When a person has a panic attack, it will take a few minutes for them to settle down and be able to function normally again.