Category Archives: Workers’ Compensation

Difference Between Third Party Lawsuits and Worker’s Compensation Claims

Third-party lawsuits often involve workplace accidents and injury claims, but they are different from workers’ compensation claims. If an employee is injured on the job, but by a person or company outside of the workplace, this employee might pursue a … Continue reading

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Can I Make a Workers’ Compensation Claim if I Get Food Poisoning at Work?

Employees can face several risks and dangers at work. From inclement weather and repetitive lifting, to chemicals, crime, heavy machinery, and more, the list of possible dangers is quite broad, and can happen among a wide range of industries. Although … Continue reading

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What is Maximum Medical Improvement in a Workers’ Compensation Case?

In a past blog, we discussed a legal principle under workers’ compensation law called Maximum Medical Improvement (MMI). Continue below to learn what maximum medical improvement means in a workplace injury case, and what you need to know about recovering … Continue reading

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An Explanation of Scheduled and Unscheduled Losses for Workers’ Comp Claims

As discussed in an earlier blog regarding workers’ compensation payments, Indiana provides two forms of Permanent Partial Impairment (PPI) benefits referred to as scheduled loss benefits and unscheduled loss benefits. If you were recently injured at work, and as a … Continue reading

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What Benefits Am I Owed For My Workplace Injury Claim in Indiana?

Do you know how much compensation you can receive for your recent Indiana workplace injury? Continue reading to find out. Facts For Injured Workers Here in Indiana, those injured at work are entitled to a certain set of benefits, all … Continue reading

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Common Examples of Negligent Supervision of Employees

Making a claim for negligent supervision is a common legal remedy used to compensate victims who were seriously injured or killed as a result of another’s failure to uphold their legal responsibility to carefully supervise a person. Those who are … Continue reading

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Helpful Legal Information for Knee Injury Victims in Indiana

Knee injuries are serious medical matters as is, but when they occur as a result of another’s negligence, they can also turn into serious legal matters. If you are a victim of a recent negligent knee injury, you may be … Continue reading

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Personal Injury Accidents That May Also Have Criminal Penalties

Criminal law involves crimes prosecuted by the state or federal government, rather than a private party or person. Criminal violations, like felonies and misdemeanors, are subjected to state and federal punishment; therefore, guilty individuals face jail time, probation, governmental fines, … Continue reading

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Standard Workers’ Compensation Benefits You Can Expect

Workers’ compensation is usually a blessing for those injured on the job. Learn what to expect from standard workers’ compensation benefits, and what you can do if your expectations are not sufficiently met. It is common for people who are … Continue reading

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Can I Make a Workplace Injury Claim for Hearing Loss?

From the beginning days of workers’ compensation law, people who have suffered hearing loss due to their job have been making injury claims with their employers insurance carriers. If you believe you are a victim of workplace-induced hearing loss, this … Continue reading

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