PTSD AND
THE DBA

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If you are a DBA worker who worked in Iraq, Afghanistan, or other high-conflict areas, then you may have trouble dealing with the aftermath. If so, you aren’t alone. Many workers suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), and experience debilitating symptoms. These may include:

  • Depression/feelings of helplessness or hopelessness
  • Anxiety
  • Anger
  • Nightmares
  • Mood swings
  • Irritability
  • Crying spells
  • Hypervigilance

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder And The Defense Base Act

Under the DBA, PTSD cases are compensable if your PTSD is related to your DBA work.

PTSD And Medical Care

In the best of all worlds, you are able to get the medical treatment you need and actually get better. PTSD is accepted as an occupational disease by the Department of Labor and is therefore covered by DBA.

The Courts Are Familiar With PTSD Cases And Understand The Complex Medical And Psychological Issues You Are Facing

Judges who are involved in DBA cases are all too familiar with the devastating effects of PTSD. As your DBA attorneys, it is our goal to get you the compensation and the help you need to move forward with your life.

You Will Need Medical Evidence Supporting Your PTSD Claim

Medical documentation is necessary to help you get the lifetime weekly compensation benefits you need and deserve. We help you obtain records that are vital in proving your case.

Having The Right DBA Lawyer Can Make All The Difference

Experience is a key factor in getting you the best outcome and maximum compensation for your PTSD injury. We have more than three decades of experience working with clients who, like you, need the benefits that they have worked for and need more than ever. To learn more about how the attorneys at Mara Law Firm can help you, please call us at (619) 486-1739 or contact us online to schedule a free and confidential consultation. We only get paid when we obtain relief for you.

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