If you suffered a work-related injury, you may be wondering how long it will take for you to receive your workers’ compensation benefits. Typically, you will begin receiving benefit payments soon after filing your workers’ compensation claim. However,… Read More
New Jersey employees who are injured in a work-related accident may be entitled to benefits through a workers’ compensation claim. However, the types of benefits available to each worker depend on factors related to his or her injuries.
To find out the… Read More
In the construction industry, the fatal injury rate is higher than the national average for every other industry, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Often, many work-related accidents in the construction industry are… Read More
Auto accidents are one of the most common types of work-related accidents covered by workers’ compensation insurance. If you were injured in a car accident while you were working, you may be entitled to file a workers’ compensation claim.
However, handling… Read More
If you were receiving workers’ compensation benefits for a claim that ended, it may be possible to reopen your claim under certain circumstances.
If you believe you require additional medical treatment or compensation for lost income after suffering… Read More
Construction sites are often dangerous environments that increase the risk of workplace accident or death. In fact, more than 21 percent of private industry workplace deaths occurred in the construction industry in 2016, according to the Occupational… Read More
Workers’ compensation is a no-fault insurance system that pays for your medical treatment and provides partial lost wages after you have been injured in a work-related accident. In return, employees are prohibited from suing their employer.
However,… Read More
Slip and fall accidents are common in the workplace and can lead to serious injuries that could leave you with mounting medical bills and having to miss time from work.
If you were injured in an on-the-job slip and fall accident, hiring an experienced… Read More
In New Jersey, workers’ compensation provides medical care, disability payments and partial lost wages to employees who suffer a work-related injury or illness.
Most New Jersey workers are covered by workers’ compensation, although the benefits might… Read More
In New Jersey, when a worker is injured on the job or contracts an illness or medical condition due to their employment, they may be eligible for workers’ compensation benefits. Depending on the specific scenario, different types of benefits are available.
The… Read More