Fourteen years after injury that damaged hearing, Boston police detective forced to retire – Metro – The Boston Globe.

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This is a twist. Police Officer wants to keep working and management says no. You would think there is a better use of taxpayer money. The City will have to pay her disability pay and end up paying damages.

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Mets’ Harvey Is Covered Like Any Other Employee With a Workplace Injury – NYTimes.com.

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Yes, even professional ball players are covered for Workers’ Compensation injuries. You are covered also for work place injuries.

Illinois prison guard seeks PTSD disability over brother – News – The State Journal-Register – Springfield, IL.

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The odds of prevailing on a Workers’ Compensation claim of this nature are slim. Even a disability claim will be difficult to prove. The guard would need proof that he could no longer work and have the support of a doctor and medical records to show that he could not work as a prison guard anymore.

WorkersCompensation.com CompNewsNetwork – Preliminary National Census Of Fatal Occupational Injuries In 2011 Report Available Here.

Details leading causes of death on the job.