Learn about the risks of accidents, injuries, and errors due to fatigue, as well as strategies for reducing fatigue in the workplace. Worker fatigue is not only dangerous, but it can also be expensive for both the employee and the company. In this … [Read more...] about How to Prevent Fatigue at Work – Kansas City Workers Comp Attorney
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The Impact of Medical Record Errors in Workers’ Compensation Cases
It's important to understand what to do if you suspect errors in your medical records. Our experienced workers' comp attorneys can help you navigate this complex process. Medical records serve as a timeline of a person's medical history and … [Read more...] about The Impact of Medical Record Errors in Workers’ Compensation Cases
Why Is the Insurance Adjuster Ignoring My Workers Comp Claim?
Filing a workers' compensation claim and receiving benefits is often frustrating and complex, especially if an insurance adjuster seems to be ignoring your claim. The purpose of workers comp insurance is to provide financial assistance to … [Read more...] about Why Is the Insurance Adjuster Ignoring My Workers Comp Claim?
What Is Shift Work Disorder?
Shift work disorder is a circadian rhythm sleep disorder that affects people who work non-traditional hours. Most of us are familiar with the traditional nine-to-five workday. However, due to the nature of some occupations, many employees find … [Read more...] about What Is Shift Work Disorder?
4 FAQs About Workers Comp Structured Settlements
A structured settlement is a financial arrangement in which an injured worker receives their compensation in periodic payments rather than a lump-sum payment. At the Law Office of James. M. Hoffman, we’re dedicated to helping injured workers … [Read more...] about 4 FAQs About Workers Comp Structured Settlements
Why Keeping Safety Rules Simple Helps Prevent Work Injuries
Keeping workplace safety rules simple can help prevent work injuries. Here's why simplicity improves compliance, saves time and money, and protects workers. All too often, employers try to make their workplace safety rules as … [Read more...] about Why Keeping Safety Rules Simple Helps Prevent Work Injuries