The amount of time when you are entitled to receive workers’ compensation depends on what types of benefits you qualify for. The workers’ compensation system is designed to protect workers who get injured on the job or develop occupational … [Read more...] about How Long Can You Stay on Workers Compensation in Missouri?
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If you have been injured on the job, it's important to avoid common mistakes that may jeopardize your workers' compensation claim. The following are 4 mistakes that are common among injured workers. Some of these mistakes may seem small, but they … [Read more...] about 4 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Filing for Workers Compensation in Missouri
If you have been injured on the job it's very important that you seek prompt medical attention. Here's why. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average rate of work-related injuries is 2.8 per 100 full-time workers. With such … [Read more...] about Why You Shouldn’t Wait To Seek Medical Attention After a Work-Related Accident
COVID-19 has changed the way Americans work. The abrupt closure of offices and workplaces has forced millions to work from home, thus creating new challenges for the workers' compensation process. Generally, yes: you do have a valid Missouri work … [Read more...] about If I Get Hurt at Home While Working, Can I File for a Work Comp Injury?
Your employer, along with the insurance carrier, will look for any reason to deny a costly workers' compensation claim. Do not be bullied into paying out-of-pocket medical expenses for a work injury. In a recent case, an employee was hired by a … [Read more...] about Herniated Cervical Discs – Workers Comp Hardship Awarded for Client
Here's why workplace retaliation may not always be obvious and what you can do if you face it after filing a workers' compensation claim. Missouri workers' compensation protects injured workers and stipulates that if workers get injured or sick on … [Read more...] about Retaliation in the Workplace: What Is It and What You Can Do About It