Degenerative bone or joint disease, such as osteoarthritis, is a condition in which the protective cartilage at the top of the bones wears out. In bone diseases, the bone weakens over time to the point that even a minor impact can lead to a fracture. … [Read more...] about Workers Compensation for Degenerative Bone Disease
Workers who suffer an injury at work can cover the cost of their medical bills through the Missouri worker’s comp program. Additionally, the benefits can also help you with lost wages payments if your doctor recommends you take some time off to … [Read more...] about When Can I Return To Work After a Work Injury?
If you’re a worker in Missouri, you can consider yourself fortunate. Unlike in other states, Missouri doesn’t say there needs to be a physical injury present to compensate treatment for psychological injuries. Still, when it comes to mental health … [Read more...] about Psychological Injuries in the Workplace – Kansas City Workers Comp Lawyers
Giving your best at work is an admirable thing, and pursuing professional ambitions is something we often prioritize. But, there’s a thin line between giving your best and overexertion. Even when you have an office job, overexertion can lead to … [Read more...] about The Dangers of Overexertion – Prevent Workplace Injuries
If you’ve experienced a work injury and need to take some time off to recover, per worker’s comp laws you not only have your medical cost covered, but you’re also entitled to partial lost wages. These payments will generally be sent on a weekly … [Read more...] about How Worker’s Comp Benefits Are Calculated
Some injured workers are fortunate enough to fully recover after a workplace injury. Once the injury or accidents received adequate treatment and the worker is healed, they can go back to work and resume activities as if nothing happened. This is … [Read more...] about Missouri Workers Compensation Permanent Partial and Total Disability