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Workplace solutions for worried claimants

Gabrielle Lis

What do workers who lodge a claim for psychological injury worry about? And how can the workplace help ease these worries?

The National Return to Work Survey reveals that the process of lodging a compensation claim for psychological injury is often fraught with worry. Unfortunately, the data also shows that concern about lodging a claim is associated with slower recovery and return to work. In this article, we go behind the data in an attempt to understand why workers worry about claiming compensation for psychological injury. We also offer tips on how to alle...

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