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Workplace Stress Acknowledged as Occupational Accident Even with Normal Work Hours

Workplace Stress Acknowledged as Occupational Accident Even with Normal Work Hours

SEOUL, May 11 (Korea Bizwire) — A South Korean court has ruled that even when a worker’s overtime hours are not longer than the standard level designated by the government, his or her death can be acknowledged as an occupational accident as long as there was significant workplace stress. The Seoul Administrative Court recently ruled [...]