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Work Related Accidents

On-the-Job Injury? You May Be Eligible for More Than Workers’ Compensation

Posted April 27, 2017
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{1:45 minutes to read} Workers’ compensation benefits preclude an employee from suing his or her employer for injuries sustained in the course of work. In instances where 3rd parties share fault in the matter, however, additional benefits can be...

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3rd-Party Law Provisions Allow Workers to Claim Damages Beyond Just Workers Comp

Posted October 31, 2016
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{1:35 minutes to read} When a person is hurt during the course of his or her employment, they are entitled to the benefits provided by their company’s workers’ compensation insurance.  However, this generally precludes the employee from suing his...

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Hurt on the Job? You May Be Entitled to File a Lawsuit in Addition to Filing a Workers Compensation Claim

Posted February 17, 2015
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If someone is hurt during the course of their employment, he/she is entitled to file a workers compensation claim wherein compensation is limited to medical reimbursement from approved medical providers and a scheduled portion of lost earnings. However, most...

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