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17 Mar 2015

Coverage for mental health issues

Posted by Paul J. Antonowicz

Below is a link an interesting article about some proposed changes to the Workers' Compensation system in Connecticut. It would allow for coverage of PTSD in limited circumstances. New York law allows for coverage of causally related mental health conditions with certain exceptions such as psychological conditions that result from normal workplace stress or lawful employment actions by an employer.

http://www.claimsjournal.com/news/east/2015/03/17/262339.htm