When an injury has been reported to the employer, the workers compensation insurance company usually jumps into action. As discussed in some of our other topics, they will typically contact the... more
In order to be eligible to collect workers compensation benefits in Illinois, you must be an employee who has suffered an injury arising out of and in the course of your employment.. So the very... more
Any injury suffered while at work should be reported. You should never feel like you should wait to see if the seriousness of the injury changes or feel like it should not be reported because the... more
I get calls frequently from unrepresented injured workers who have been "rated and released" by their treating physicians. The term "rated and released" means that the worker has reached "MMI" (... more
When should an Ohio Workers Compensation Claim be settled how much is your OhioBWC claim worth?
Every day, Injured Workers seek information on what is the settlement value for their particular claim.... more
Recently I represented a man in his 50's who was a union laborer for a large package delivery service. His injury occurred in an unexpected manner when a piece of moving equipment he was working... more