Self-Inflicted Injury

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Self-Inflicted Injury

The deliberate injury of oneself. Self-inflicted injuries may be the result of depression or may be a form of insurance fraud. In any case, many insurers exclude self-inflicted injuries from coverage.
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Party funding has become an issue for general public trust in politics, but for a Labour Government to agree to these Conservative proposals is unthinkable and would be seen as a self inflicted injury rather than a fightback for real reform.
One cannot sympathise with employers' plight, as it's clearly a self inflicted injury.