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Written by attorney John F. Cordisco | Mar 8, 2016

Can I get workers' compensation for PTSD from a work injury in Pennsylvania?

Your employers' workers' compensation insurance should pay for all health conditions caused by your work injury. If a doctor diagnoses you with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following a work accident you may be entitled to compensation for that mental injury.

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Filing a workers' compensation claim for PTSD can be difficult due to the nature of the condition. PTSD can be difficult to diagnose and evaluate. A Pennsylvania workers' compensation attorney can help you file your claim and fight for the benefits to which you are entitled.

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