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originally posted by: thesaneone
For the record this pilot did not commit suicide he committed murder.
originally posted by: nwtrucker
What makes it worse for the U.S. vets is they get cut off from disability from the VA if they refuse to take the drugs given for "PTSD'....
originally posted by: paraphi
Not sure it's very sensitive to use the example of a very recent tragedy to push your view that anti-depressants make you suicidal and that the medical profession (in your country) over prescribes.
originally posted by: CirqueDeTruth
I was under the impression, that pilots, at least over where I live - are subject to psychological evaluations continuously.
If you are on anti-depressants - you aren't getting a pilots license. Are there not similar policies in place with pilots in other countries?