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Are Work-Related Anxiety Injuries Compensable?

work-related anxiety

In Americans, 3.5% of adults have experienced PTSD in the past year. This translates to around 8 million people. Work is stressful, sure. But when work begins to negatively impact your mental health because of an unsafe or overly demanding environment? That’s nothing to joke about. Work-related anxiety, or a stress disorder, may be the result […]

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Common Mental Health Illnesses After a Workplace Injury

Psychological Injury Workers' Comp

No job is worth your health. If you are experiencing mental health issues due to a workplace injury, you may be entitled to benefits. Mental illnesses sustained while at work should be evaluated by a workers’ comp psychologist and given the right treatment. Your mental health is important.

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Top 10 Most Stressful Life Events: Your Survival Guide

major life events

Humans strive for a general feeling of peace, including safety and security. Stress can interrupt these feelings. We all experience stress at some point in life, and may even go through each of the numbers on this list. It’s important to understand stress and how to cope with it, as it’s an inevitable aspect of […]

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Does Workers’ Comp Cover Psychological Injuries?

workers' compensation policies

Picture this: You work the graveyard shift at a gas station by yourself. A man comes in and demands that you empty the cash from the register or he will shoot you while holding you at gunpoint. You do what he says because that is what you are trained to do. When he leaves, you call the police […]

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