Most on-the-job injuries are fairly straightforward. There are usually witnesses to corroborate what occurred, unsafe conditions to point to and management who is either directly in the area or close enough to survey the accident scene where it happened almost immediately. But when a work accident does not cause a new injury, but rather aggravates an existing problem, things can get tricky, workers’ compensation lawyers in Denver say. Unfortunately, it can be difficult to get an employer to accept responsibility and act accordingly.
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February 13th, 2015 | Posted by Levine Law, on Worker's Compensation
After over two years of sitting stalled in review, draft regulations protecting workers from exposure to silica dust were passed recently by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
October 12th, 2013 | Posted by Levine Law, on Worker's Compensation
Workers’ compensation insurance covers medical bills and certain other losses when a Colorado employee is injured on the job. Unfortunately, although all Colorado workers may dedicate plenty of effort to their jobs, not everyone who works in Colorado is covered by workers’ compensation insurance. If you aren’t sure whether workers’ compensation covers you after an on the job injury, an experienced Denver workers’ compensation attorney can help answer your questions.
August 19th, 2013 | Posted by Levine Law, on Worker's Compensation