Sex Work and Labor

Do Sex Workers Deserve Workers Compensation?

After all isn’t masturbatory carpal tunnel for a legal sex worker no different than typing carpal tunnel for a secretary? On the other hand, judges and juries might not be inclined to see it that way. After all, can you imagine a porn star attempting to get cash for a sex-related stress injury? Even in Australia, where prostitution is legal, “sex workers have entitlement to workers compensation for a work-related injury,” but “[i]n practice this rarely occurs.”

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