Content Related To 'Workers' Compensation'

Workers’ Compensation

Lea en español In every state, legislatures have enacted workers’ compensation legislation, designed to be the primary process for recovering monetary damages for losses caused by injuries suffered on the job. The workers’ compensation process is viewed as a trade-off of sorts. All workers’ compensation programs establish fixed dollar amounts to be paid, based on […]




Taking time off for an injury suffered at work

If you do not have sick leave accrued and take time off from work because of an injury, you should immediately see a doctor in order to create a record of your injury and your doctor’s recommendations. If you later decide to file for worker’s compensation, you may be ineligible to collect for lost wages […]




Employment Law

Lea en español Your job is more than just a way to pay your bills—if you are like most of us, it’s where you spend most of your time when you are not at home. So it’s important that it not become a place that you fear to go, either because of concerns about you […]