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?
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7 Important Documents to Provide Your Missouri Workers’ Comp Attorney
These seven documents will help your Missouri workers comp attorney pursue the benefits you are legally entitled to after a work injury. If you've been injured on the job, it's generally best to speak with a workers' compensation attorney to ensure … [Read more...] about 7 Important Documents to Provide Your Missouri Workers’ Comp Attorney
“Why Are My Workers Compensation Benefits Taking So Long?”
Work-related injuries often come with high medical bills, not to mention they can force you to stay out of work for days. “When does workers’ comp start paying my benefits?” This is a common question that most work injury victims ask, and rightfully … [Read more...] about “Why Are My Workers Compensation Benefits Taking So Long?”
Does Missouri Workers’ Compensation Cover Volunteers?
Volunteers are generally not covered under workers' compensation in Missouri. However, because there are some exceptions, you shouldn't assume you aren't eligible. Like other workers, volunteers can suffer injuries while working, and this begs the … [Read more...] about Does Missouri Workers’ Compensation Cover Volunteers?
What Is a Lump-Sum Settlement? – Kansas City Workers Comp Attorney
Lump-sum settlements are a payment option where an injured employee receives a one-time compensation for losses incurred from a work-related injury. As a worker, you are generally entitled to compensation for losses incurred due to work-related … [Read more...] about What Is a Lump-Sum Settlement? – Kansas City Workers Comp Attorney
How Long Does It Take To Get Workers’ Compensation in Missouri?
The answer depends on a few things, including the types of injuries you sustained, the form of case resolution you choose, whether an appeal is filed, and whether or not you work with an attorney. If you have been injured at work and filed a … [Read more...] about How Long Does It Take To Get Workers’ Compensation in Missouri?