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- Steps to Take If Your Workers’ Compensation Claim Was Denied
If you have been injured at work, your employer’s Workers’ Compensation plan will cover the costs associated with your injury.
- When Should You Contact an Asbestos Lawyer?
Filing a claim for asbestos exposure is a complex matter. If you want to make the most out of your case and avoid the hurdles of the legal system, you should work with an experienced lawyer.
- Veterans Exposed to Asbestos: How the Veterans’ Choice Program Extension and Improvement Act Can Help
Veterans have had their share of misfortune in dealing with the VA health care system in the past years. Despite their right to benefit from support after years of military service, veterans often face long wait times, insufficient resources and delayed claim responses.
- How Much Money Can I Recover from a Mesothelioma Claim?
Working with asbestos exposure victims for so many years has taught me that no two compensation claims are the same. Therefore, the amount of money a plaintiff can receive from theirs also varies tremendously according to the specific exposure circumstances and its consequences.
- OSHA Cites Aluminum Manufacturer for History of Safety Violations
The New Jersey aluminum manufacturing company has been cited for over 50 safety violations since 2011.
- Can Employees Be Fired While Out on Workers’ Compensation?
Employees with work-related injuries or illnesses often hesitate to file Workers’ Compensation claims because they fear retaliation from their employer.
- The Hidden Danger in Molded Plastics
Plastic materials have been used from the beginning of the 20th century across multiple industries. Despite environmentalist concerns, nowadays plastic is still one of the most popular materials required in production and packaging.
- Industrial Plant Accidents and Workers' Comp
Industrial plant accidents include chemical spills, leaks, explosions, machinery malfunctions, electrical failures and fires. They can have catastrophic or even fatal effects for the workers in the plant, as well as residents in the surrounding areas.
- Who Is at Fault for My Falling on Ice in Minnesota?
Falling from icy surfaces is commonplace in such locations as Minnesota in the winter weather months, but when the injuries are severe and medical treatment is expensive, the victim may be wondering who is liable for damages. Most of these types of accidents transpire near or outside of businesses and in parking lots attached to company property, and this could lead to a claim.
- What Is a Minnesota Qualified Rehabilitation Consultant?
When an employee has been injured to the point that he or she is no longer able to continue working within the same industry or job type, he or she needs rehabilitation services in certain situations. Through these services, he or she may become skilled or knowledgeable enough to seek gainful employment with another industry or type of work.