Missouri Workers Comp for Mental Health

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Missouri recognizes work-related mental health issues as compensable under your workers’ compensation insurance. After experiencing a workplace injury or illness, the pain and discomfort are just the beginning of the challenges one might face. For those dealing with temporary or permanent disabilities, there’s often an unseen battle taking place within – a battle involving mental … Read more

Missouri Workers Compensation Benefits for First Responders Experiencing PTSD

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Exposure to traumatic events can impact a person’s mental health and even cause Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). When you become a first responder, you may feel prepared for all the job’s potential risks. Regular training for protocol and safety is created and taught to ensure firefighters, police, and paramedics can quickly react to extreme … Read more

Can I Recover Damages for a Mental Injury at Work in Missouri?

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Mental injuries can occur as a result of a physical accident or from a stressful or unhealthy workplace. Traditionally, people associate workplace injuries with physical ailments, like a broken arm or back injury. These injuries are relatively easy to see and file a claim for. However, mental or psychological injuries can be just as debilitating … Read more

Updated: March 18, 2021