Working Hard for the Hardworking People of Connecticut

June 2015

Workers' Compensation and PTSD: Connecticut Law is Slowly Coming Around

Workers' compensation law is a difficult thing to change. However, Connecticut may be close to expanding coverage to include post-traumatic stress. 

At least in special circumstances... 

...and only for police officers and first responders.

It’s an important start. But one that leaves most workers without protections against emotional trauma.