Legal Advice for Labor Laws — 78 results
Written by attorney Scott Monge, 5 months ago.
Did you know that you cannot go to your personal doctor after a workplace injury? Instead, you must go to a doctor selected by your employer. Unfortunately, the State Board allows your... more
Written by attorney Sagar P. Parikh, 11 months ago.
Many California workers believe that if they are terminated from their place of employment without being given any sort of reason, this constitutes illegal wrongful termination. However,... more
Written by attorney James Hoffmann, about 1 year ago.
In 2005 Missouri Governor Matt Blunt signed into law some changes to Missouri workers compensation law that were highly contentious and many claimed destabilized the workers compensation... more
Written by attorney Michael J. Ryan, over 3 years ago.
In the often complicated world of workers compensation law, employers, insurers, and injured workers all have parts to play, and each may be significant in a workers compensation claim.... more
Written by attorney Jonathan Rolnick, 23 days ago.
Now that you know who is covered, and that you do not
need to worry about collecting evidence to prove your case
against your boss, you can focus on getting the best medical
care for... more
Written by attorney Paul Evans, 2 months ago.
A guide to claims for compensation for workplace injuries to parts of the body already affected by pre-existing conditions. BACKGROUND UNDER MISSOURI LAW Workers with back injuries, or... more
Written by attorney Michael Pescatore, 9 months ago.
An attorney that is experienced in workers' compensation claims understands the qualification requirements, and how to work with the insurance companies to get you the benefits that you... more
Written by Avvo Staff, 9 months ago.
Workers' compensation is an insurance benefits program, required by law and paid for by employers, that may allow you to collect benefits if you are injured on the job.
Written by attorney Jeffrey Blackwell, about 1 year ago.
What is a true independent contractor? How is an independent contractor different from a regular employee? In some situations, the answer of whether one is independent versus an employee,... more
Written by attorney Francis Lafferty, over 1 year ago.
Amputations and disfigurement can completely change your life. They can affect your quality of life, change your self-image and cause great disability and frustration. Only those workers... more