The Effect of Legal Settlement on Work Disability Following Compensable Injury
There is a widely held belief, shared by many lawyers and by some medical practitioners, that following compensable injuries litigants improve and return to gainful employment within a relatively short time of the settlement of their claim, irrespective of the legal outcome.
KeywordsDepression Turkey Egypt Dura Lost
Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.
- 1.Kennedy F (1946) Mind of injured worker: its effect on disability neurosis. Compensation Medicine 1:19Google Scholar
- 6.Encel S; Johnston CE (1978) Compensation and rehabilitation. A survey of workers’ compensation cases involving back injuries and lump-sum settlements. New South Wales University Press, SydneyGoogle Scholar
- 9.Raskin HA (1976) Mental disorder following industrial injury — iatrogenic factors. Leg Med 415–423Google Scholar