Veterans PTSD Panel

Local Veterans will talk candidly about their struggles with post-traumatic stress disorder as part of a virtual panel discussion set for Wednesday, June 2. The discussion, to take place over Zoom, is hosted by the Southeastern Wisconsin Task Force on Veteran Suicide Prevention and the Milwaukee VA Medical Center. It will begin at noon and […]

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Gov. Evers Signs Bipartisan Bill to Allow Worker’s Compensation Benefits for PTSD for Public Safety Officers

MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers signed into law Senate Bill (SB) 11, now Wisconsin Act 29, which will allow public safety officers—including law enforcement and firefighters—who have been diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder under certain conditions to receive worker’s compensation benefits.“We know the toll post-traumatic stress can take on our first responders might otherwise go […]