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    Default Stress-Related Workers Comp and Psych Claims

    Any insight on Wisconsin's policy on stress related workers comp? Is it covered?

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    Default Re: Psych claims - stress related workers comp

    Under Wisconsin law a non-traumatic mental injury is compensable if it arises out of mental stresses which are of a greater dimension then the day-to-day emotional strains and tensions, which all employees must experience in similar employment.

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    Default Re: Psych claims - stress related workers comp

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    Under Wisconsin law a non-traumatic mental injury is compensable if it arises out of mental stresses which are of a greater dimension then the day-to-day emotional strains and tensions, which all employees must experience in similar employment.
    Thanks, where do you find this stuff?

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    Default Re: Psych claims - stress related workers comp

    Try here there is a great deal of information for your state as well as a listing of telephone numbers.

    http://www.workerscompensation.com/r...tate=wisconsin

    Makes me wish I lived in WI instead of GA

    Take Care,

    Steel
    "He who is his own lawyer has a fool for a client"
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    Take Care and Be Well.

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