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Category: Worker’s Compensation

A Look at Workers’ Compensation: Opting Out

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NPR and ProPublica recently launched an investigation into the changing workers’ compensation system across the country, and their efforts uncovered a new trend — companies are opting out of the traditional workers’ compensation system and using their own personalized plans. In the article, Inside Corporate America’s Campaign to Ditch Workers’ Comp, NPR identifies the leader of […]

Notice of Contest

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When you’re injured at work, there are many things you need to do to ensure that you and your family are properly taken care of during your recovery period. Typically, your employer’s insurance company will require you to provide thorough proof of your injuries, as well as information regarding the […]

Disfigurement Awards

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If you have been injured at work and your injury left permanent disfigurements, such as scarring, loss of a finger and/or a limb, you may be entitled to a disfigurement award as part of your workers’ compensation claim. Scars and disfigurements that are exposed to the public can be traumatic […]