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, you and your family have to worry about getting the compensation that you need … Read more
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 could cost you your rightful claim. You do have the opportunity to fight a … Read more
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 ability to work. Lifting injuries can occur to anyone, anywhere, and under any circumstances. Usually, people … Read more
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 an accident at work, he/she is entitled to benefits under the workers compensation program. … Read more
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 occur to workers in any occupation, from transportation, construction, to administrative desk jobs. It is … Read more
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