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What Happens When A Traumatic Event At Work Leads To Stress Injuries?

Stress from a traumatic event at work can be as debilitating as a physical injury. Unfortunately, employers often deny workers’ compensation benefits for stress-related health conditions.

If your workers’ compensation claim has been denied for any reason, contact Marzzacco Niven & Associates, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, for a free case evaluation. We’re raising a voice as we represent workers who suffer from all types of work-related injuries and health conditions, including stress.

When Is Stress Covered By Workers’ Compensation?

Everybody deals with a certain amount of stress at work. However, certain events go far beyond the level of stress that a worker ordinarily encounters on the job. Examples include:

  • Being assaulted by a customer or co-worker.
  • Witnessing a fatal accident.
  • Witnessing a murder.
  • Witnessing a devastating injury, such as an amputation.
  • Being the victim of a robbery.

Our lawyers represent emergency responders, truck drivers, store clerks, nurses, and other types of workers who have suffered a debilitating health condition caused by work-related stress. Our goal is to help you obtain the counseling services and lost wage benefits you need to recover.

For More Information About Stress Injuries And Workers’ Compensation

Contact Marzzacco Niven & Associates to discuss your workers’ compensation claim for job-related stress. Initial consultations are always free. You can reach us by phone at 717-260-3580 or toll free at 866-321-5340. You can also reach us via email.