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
After being injured at work, one of the most important parts of the claim process is seeing a doctor. As part of a neutral evaluation, you will be able to choose your doctor from a list that is generally provided by your employer. Here are 7 … [Read more...] about 7 Things Your Workers Compensation Doctor Will Want to Know
In some cases, the insurance company may deny certain procedures or treatments after a work-related injury. Worker’s compensation is supposed to cover all medical costs that relate to your work injury or illness. However, in some cases, the … [Read more...] about What to Do if Workers Compensation Denies Your Surgery
Diagnostic testing may be requested by the insurance company in order to confirm an injured worker’s diagnosis. Diagnostic testing is a process of evaluating a person’s medical status to either reach or confirm a diagnosis. Testing takes on … [Read more...] about How Diagnostic Tests Can Affect Your Workers Compensation Claim
Workers' compensation laws are in place to make sure that Missouri injured workers can access life-saving medical treatment when needed. But what happens when access is reduced? This global health crisis, unfortunately, leaves many injured workers … [Read more...] about What Can You Do If It’s Difficult To See A Doctor After Your Work Injury?
Missouri workers who are injured soon discover a string attached to their worker’s comp case: they are unable to choose their doctor. According to state laws, your employer has the right to choose the doctor who will be treating your worker’s comp … [Read more...] about My Workers Comp Doctor Is Not Really Helping Me. What Are My Options?