What Are the 4 Types of Monetary Workers’ Compensation Benefits?

Workers’ compensation benefits can be difficult to understand, especially if you’re recovering from a serious accident or injury that occurred in the workplace. It’s important that you have a good grasp on the different types of monetary benefits that may be available to you and under what circumstances. Here’s what you should know.  1. Temporary […]

What Are the 3 Types of Workers’ Comp Benefits?

Workers’ compensation is a type of insurance designed to cover the expenses of an injured employee until they recover and are able to return to their previous job or another one. There are three primary types of benefits paid out by workers’ comp insurance companies:  1. Lost Wages  Wage benefits through workers’ compensation are designed […]

Most Dangerous Jobs In America

High-Risk Employment It is common sense that some forms of employment are more dangerous than others. If you are in an industry that is considered high-risk, you already understand the risks involved in your work. In a ranking report naming the most dangerous jobs in the United States, a list was constructed based on public […]

Can You Sue for Contracting an Illness on the Job?

Isn’t Illness Just a Risk You Have to Take for Some Jobs? When you think of workers’ compensation, you likely envision a work accident or injury. However, workers’ comp may cover more than just physical harm. Here’s what you should know about bringing forward a claim after contracting an illness at work.  Some jobs, like […]

What Should I Do If Workers’ Comp Disputes That My Injury Is Work -Related?

Disputed Workers’ Comp Injuries If you were injured at work but the accident wasn’t obvious or you had a preexisting condition, workers’ compensation may attempt to argue that the injury wasn’t work-related. Here’s what you should do in the event that the validity of where and how your injury occurred is questioned.  Write a Detailed […]

Can I Get Workers’ Comp for a Repetitive Stress Injury?

Repeating Injuries Not all injuries at work are caused by an accident like falling off of a roof or ladder or being crushed by a piece of heavy machinery. Some on-the-job injuries are caused by repeated stress on the body and take time to develop. Here’s what you need to know about repetitive stress injuries […]

How Much Money Should I Get in a Florida Workers’ Comp Settlement?

If you were hurt in a work-related accident, you can expect to take a financial hit. New medical expenses and lost wages can be a significant burden on your family, however, you may be able to obtain a workers’ compensation settlement to offset the costs of being injured on the job. Here’s what goes into […]

Will I Receive Workers Comp If the Accident Was My Fault?

Workers’ compensation benefits are designed to help Workers’ compensation benefits are designed to help Florida workers. who were injured on the job recover their medical expenses a portion of their pay while healing after a work-related accident? This is usually the case regardless of fault, with a few exceptions. Here’s what you should know.  Employer […]