Personal injury is when the body is hurt or damaged due to accidents. We come across so many people falling off their bikes or getting hit by cars every day. The injuries that these people suffer are personal injuries. It not only includes damage to the body, but also includes distress or harm caused to the mind. Emotional, economic and also reputational injuries are taken into account. The after-effects of an accident can cause severe trauma which can sometimes be more harmful than physical injuries.