You are not only entitled to workers' compensation benefits for physical injuries you have suffered while at work but you are also entitled to workers' compensation benefits for psychological injuries. For example, if you have experienced an event that has lead you to develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), you may be entitled to compensation for PTSD. How Prevalent is PTSD? Millions of Americans are affected by PTSD. This is a condition that is known to affect:
What kind of injuries can you hold someone liable for? How severe do the injuries have to be? When my husband was injured by a faulty saw, we weren't sure what we were going to do. At that time, we didn't have any health insurance and had to try to come up with the money for emergency and long-term medial treatment. This created an impossible time for my family. My husband was out of work and we had medical bills piling up because a product that we paid a lot of money for malfunctioned and injured my husband. So, what can you do when this happens? Read through my blog.