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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Some injured workers can be forced to lead an entirely different life if their injury results in permanent disabilities. Many injured workers get immediate medical attention and go on to fully recover. The workers' comp benefits will cover their … [Read more...] about Permanent Injury Benefits: How Does an Injured Worker Qualify for Them
Sometimes the work injuries are so severe that you are left with some form of disability, and therefore unable to work again. When you get injured at work in the state of Missouri, you are automatically entitled to workers compensation. However, … [Read more...] about Can I Get Missouri Workers Compensation and Disability Benefits at the Same Time?
When your injuries are severe enough to be permanent, the stakes are higher and your case becomes much more complex. The majority of workplace injuries in St. Louis are not permanent. An employee will sustain a minor or moderate injury, get the … [Read more...] about Workers Compensation Claims For Permanent Injuries
After suffering a work injury, you need the benefits you deserve while recovering from your injuries. Workers’ compensation often entitles you to paid leave, which is the best time you have to ensure a full recovery from your injuries. You may … [Read more...] about How to Make the Most of Your Paid Leave After a Work Injury
Any worker with a disability is entitled to accommodations for their new limitations. Workplace injuries can be debilitating and may render a worker temporarily, partially or permanently disabled depending upon the severity of the injuries. … [Read more...] about Accommodating Disability After an Injured Worker Returns to Work