According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, about 55% of the general population will experience at least one traumatic event in their lives and, as a result, about 7%–8% of the population will have PTSD at some point in their lives. According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, about 55% of the general population will experience at least one traumatic event in their lives and, as a result, about 7%–8% of the population will have PTSD at some point in their lives. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) injuries in workers compensation (WC) have recently attracted the attention of legislators and other system stakeholders. With more focus on compensating those who suffer from PTSD due to a work-related event, it’s important to understand:

 

Complex Claims & Litigation Forum 2023Event

Aimed to help Insurers prevent, prepare and prevail In adjudicating complex claims, negotiating settlements and winning cases.

Get More Information
 

African Legal Awards (AFLA) 2022Event

The African Legal Awards recognise exceptional achievement within Africa s legal community during a period of rapid change.

Get More Information
 

The British Legal Awards (BLA) 2022Event

Celebrating achievement, excellence, and innovation in the legal profession in the UK.

Get More Information
 

PropertyCasualty360

Join PropertyCasualty360

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed decisions for your P&C insurance business. Join PropertyCasualty360.com now!

  • Unlimited access to PropertyCasualty360.com - your roadmap to thriving in a disrupted environment
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including BenefitsPRO.com, ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com
  • Exclusive discounts on PropertyCasualty360, National Underwriter, Claims and ALM events

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join PropertyCasualty360

Copyright © 2022 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.