Posts Tagged As: PTSD

Blog Post #1341 – More Support for Paramedics


Excerpt from the OH&S Canada magazine (November 2015)

A new report by City of Toronto Ombudsman, Fiona Crean, concludes that the city’s paramedic service needs to offer more assistance to its workers who suffer from psychological stress and post-traumatic stress disorder.

Blog Post #982 – Improved Access to Benefits in Nova Scotia

Excerpt from the OH&S Canada magazine

Frontline and emergency-response workers and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) will have easier access to workers’ compensation benefits starting from October 26, 2018, as changes to the Workers’ Compensation Act introduced last year no longer requires these workers to prove that their PTSD diagnosis is work-related.

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