Revisit law dealing with injury at work
Published 08/12/2010, The Jamestown Sun
A bank teller was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder after she was handcuffed and held at gunpoint during a bank robbery in Gilby, N.D. She applied for workers’ compensation from the state to help cover expenses related to PTSD but was denied. Currently, workers’ compensation only benefits those physically injured at work.Word count: 199
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