Employers: Don’t Cut Corners on Workers’ Compensation

Employers: Don’t Cut Corners on Workers’ Compensation

If you are an employer, you are undoubtedly familiar with high workers’ compensation rates.  As you strive to keep your overhead low and eke out a profit, it can feel like a burden to pay these rates.  It may be tempting to take creative steps to avoid paying for this...
Worried About Your Job After Taking Time off for an Injury?

Worried About Your Job After Taking Time off for an Injury?

If you have been injured on the job, you may be facing a number of quandaries.  First, you may be trying to navigate the workers’ compensation process. This can entail getting adequate medical treatment as well as paid time off of work for injuries.  You may also be...
What Should I Do if I Get Hurt on the Job? [infographic]

What Should I Do if I Get Hurt on the Job? [infographic]

The workplace is full of hazards and meeting an accident there is not impossible despite constant care. If it does happen, you have compensation rights that you can take with the help of a job injury attorney. However, it also requires some action on your part. This...
Injured on the Job?  Follow These Tips

Injured on the Job? Follow These Tips

If you have been hurt on the job, you may have a lot of questions about what to do next.  Should you tell your employer? Or just lay low?  Should you seek help from a physician immediately?  Or see if your injury can heal on its own?    If you are weighing these...
The Benefits of Hiring a Workers’ Compensation Attorney

The Benefits of Hiring a Workers’ Compensation Attorney

So you’ve been injured on the job. In a perfect world, you would be able to get adequate compensation and first-rate medical care.  Unfortunately, this is not a perfect world. As you begin to deal with your employer’s insurance company, you may quickly start to feel...
Catastrophic Workers’ Compensation [infographic]

Catastrophic Workers’ Compensation [infographic]

Some accidents in the workplace are simply unbearable because aside from the physical injuries that are sustained by the victim, this will create a big impact on the life of the employee and his or her family. When the accident is considered catastrophic, there are...