Workers compensation is a type of medical coverage that helps to pay for treatment, prescriptions, and time off work due to a work-related injury or illness. However, there are some stipulations about what is and isn't covered under workers compensation. Here are some questions to ask yourself when figuring out if your injury might be covered.
Is the Injury or Illness Mental or Physical?
With a work-related injury or illness, it is more easily covered if it is a physical injury, but that doesn't mean mental issues related to your job aren't covered.