Ohio Senate to consider workers’ comp coverage for first responders’ PTSD

On Feb. 12, the Ohio House of Representatives passed a bill 74-22 that would provide workers’ compensation for peace officers, paid and volunteer firefighters, and emergency medical workers who get post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in the course of their lifesaving work. The legislation is now before the state Senate and, should it pass, would create an exception […]