The worker’s compensation program is a system of laws that are meant to protect workers injured at their workplace. The goal is to ensure that injured workers get appropriate medical care and compensation for lost wages due to injury. In some cases, … [Read more...] about Kansas Worker’s Compensation: Know Your Rights
A common misconception amongst employees is that the only compensation that they will get for a workplace injury would come from the employer. Workplace injuries can leave you shattered and overwhelmed, and in the midst of all the pain and suffering, … [Read more...] about Can You File a Lawsuit Against a Third Party For a Workplace Injury?
Credibility plays a key role in the decisions of the administrative judges and if they feel that yours is questionable your appeal may be denied. Reporting a work injury immediately is a critical step in receiving compensation. Failing to do this … [Read more...] about The Importance of Credibility in a Workers Compensation Claim
Symptoms of injuries occurring due to repetitive lifting might not show immediately. Many workers perform lifting, pushing, and pulling actions several times a day. Due to this repeated action, the worker may get injured, and it can affect his … [Read more...] about Workers Compensation: Lifting Injuries in the Workplace
If someone gets injured in an accident at work, he/she is entitled to benefits under the workers compensation program. Injuries in the workplace are a common occurrence in the United States, and Missouri is no exception. If someone gets injured in … [Read more...] about How Can I File a Workers Compensation Claim in Missouri?
Sprains and strains can not only cause discomfort, but they can also render you incapable of work. According to the US Bureau of labor statistics, sprains and strains are the most common kind of workplace-related injuries. Strains and sprains can … [Read more...] about Workplace Injuries: Sprains and Strains