The Pros and Cons of a Workers’ Compensation Settlement

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Should you accept a settlement offer for your worker’s compensation claim? Employees who suffer long-term work-related injuries can negotiate a settlement with the workers’ compensation insurance company. What are the pros and cons of a settlement offer? Types of Workers’ Compensation Settlements Many states allow negotiations for lump-sum settlements for workers’ compensation claims. If an employee … Read more

Updated: February 8, 2019

Should You Accept a Lump-Sum Settlement?

Accepting a Lump-sum settlement offer may be tempting. Here are some factors to consider. If a worker gets injured or becomes ill due to their job-related responsibilities, they will generally be entitled to benefits under workers’ compensation. These benefits include compensation for medical bills, wage loss, and death benefits. In certain cases, especially those involving … Read more

Updated: February 8, 2017