Post-traumatic stress disorder may often come to mind when you think of soldiers coming back from battle, but what you may not realize is that PTSD can be a severe reaction to any type of stressful or traumatic situation. Everything from child abuse to the death of a loved one to an accident at the workplace can result in a condition that makes it difficult to function in everyday life. As many symptoms of PTSD relate to the place the incident occurred, it may be hard to earn a paycheck if the traumatic event happened at work.
Not all jobs are created equally when it comes to safety. For example, the inherent nature of work such as construction lends itself to higher risks of injury and death, but strict safety standards can help minimize the dangers. Here's a look at some of the most deadly jobs in America.