Category Archives: Workers’ Compensation

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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Winter Slip and Fall Prevention Tips for Employers

This time of year, one of the most common injuries that take place at work are caused by slip and fall accidents. For this reason and more, it is necessary to prepare your premises for inclement winter weather by ensuring … Continue reading

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What To Do If You are Injured at Work

Workers’ compensation laws vary from state to state, and can be quite complex for the average employee to understand. Some people even believe that they are not eligible for such benefits unless they have been employed for a certain amount … Continue reading

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A Brief Explanation of Temporary Total, Temporary Partial, and Permanent Total Disability Benefits

If you are injured at work, you may be entitled to disability payments if your injuries are considered an accident under the Worker’s Compensation Act. There are numerous types of disability benefits available for those who are unable to return … Continue reading

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Can I File a Third Party Claim On Top of a Workers’ Compensation Claim?

Workers’ compensation law is important because it provides injured victims with financial relief while recovering from a workplace accident. However, it also protects companies and their employees from being sued by injured workers for unintentional accidents and injuries. It does … Continue reading

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Can an Employee Receive Workers’ Compensation for Emotional Distress?

Sometimes work can get a little overwhelming, and other times, it can be down-right stressful. Work-related stress can come from deadline pressures, pressure to perform, too much workload, too many working hours, co-worker confrontations, and much more. But can an … Continue reading

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Where to Learn About Employers’ Responsibilities and Workers’ Rights

Every worker in the United States has the right to work in a safe environment. In fact, the law makes it the employer’s responsibility to ensure this right remains intact and properly met at all times. When a worker is … Continue reading

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