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Workers’ compensation: what it is…and what it isn’t

Workers’ compensation is often misunderstood in terms of what it is designed to do as it relates to injured employees and their employers.  First and foremost, workers’ compensation is designed to provide timely medical treatment to workers injured within the… Read Full Article »

Why do I need an attorney for a workers’ compensation injury?

Some people have family, friends or coworkers who have handled their own workers’ compensation claim, or perhaps have handled their own claim in the past.  So why would an injured worker need an attorney? Responsiveness Many times, people may find that… Read Full Article »

I was injured at work, but I don’t want to sue my company.

This is a widely held concern on the minds of workers who are injured and having problems but are reluctant to seek the advice of an attorney because they don’t want to “sue” their employer.  As an initial matter it… Read Full Article »

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What can I do if I am sick or hurt and unable to work?

Many people find themselves unprepared when illness or injury strikes and forces them to be out of work for a period of time.  This usually becomes a problem when sick leave is exhausted and your company stops paying you.  One… Read Full Article »