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Work Injury Lawyer: How to Prepare for Winter Workplace Hazards

How to Prepare for Winter Workplace Hazards As winter rolls in, we feel relieved of saying goodbye to the heat. On the other hand, depending on what part of the country you live, a lot of your days might be snowed in. Not only does this pose a challenge for day to day life, but … Continue reading “Work Injury Lawyer: How to Prepare for Winter Workplace Hazards”

The Importance of Knowing New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Facts

New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Facts   How much attention do we pay to our rights as an employee while taking up a new job? We are not thinking about morbid things like accidents and injuries at such a time, right? So it is not uncommon for most workers to be completely unaware of their right … Continue reading “The Importance of Knowing New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Facts”

How a Shoulder Work Injury is Handled When Working in New Jersey

  How Work-Related Shoulder Injuries are Handled in New Jersey   Workplaces are prone to a lot of mishaps. People get injured in various ways at work. Shoulder injuries are relatively common. Some of the most common causes of shoulder injuries are:   Holding a single position for an extended period Experiencing ongoing, intense vibration … Continue reading “How a Shoulder Work Injury is Handled When Working in New Jersey”

Important Workers’ Compensation Facts For Home Health Caregivers

Facts About Workers’ Compensation For Home Health Caregivers   Getting sick or frequently falling as you age happens to be commonplace. It is the caregivers who often have to be on the receiving side and end up being grievously hurt while on the job. The Bureau of Labor Statistics puts the figure at 12%, a … Continue reading “Important Workers’ Compensation Facts For Home Health Caregivers”

Workers’ Compensation & Occupational Disease Statute of Limitations

Workers’ Comp & Occupational Disease Statute of Limitations   If you get injured at work, the process of filing a workers’ compensation claim may be vaguely familiar to you. However, there is a similar condition that can arise from performing repeated job-related motions over a period of weeks, months or years, called occupational disease. Occupational … Continue reading “Workers’ Compensation & Occupational Disease Statute of Limitations”

Use Social Media Wisely If You Are Filing For Workers’ Compensation

Use Social Media Wisely If You Were Hurt on the Job Filing a workers’ compensation claim can be daunting and exhausting, especially if your work injury requires medical care or rehab. Your primary focus is on healing up and receiving your well-deserved insurance payout. During the process of submitting your claim, it can be easy … Continue reading “Use Social Media Wisely If You Are Filing For Workers’ Compensation”

Workers’ Compensation: Why Hiring a Lawyer to Help is the Best Option

Workers’ Compensation: Why Hiring a Lawyer to Help is the Best Option If you have been injured at work and are wondering if you should hire a lawyer or represent yourself, you must consider the complexities of your case before deciding. In a case where your injuries are minor (a sprain, a twisted ankle, a … Continue reading “Workers’ Compensation: Why Hiring a Lawyer to Help is the Best Option”

Statute Of Limitations in a NJ Workers’ Comp “Occupational Disease”

Statute Of Limitations in a NJ Workers’ Comp “Occupational Disease” Claim Occupational injuries may not always be apparent immediately. If your job is physically demanding or requires you to be in extreme environmental conditions or involves long hours of repetitive work, your chances of contracting an occupational injury is higher.   According to data from … Continue reading “Statute Of Limitations in a NJ Workers’ Comp “Occupational Disease””

Workers’ Compensation for the Most Common Workplace Injuries

  Most Common Workplace Injuries Serious work injuries or getting hurt at work have become very common nowadays. There are numerous accidents that keep occurring more often these days across all professions. Even though the type of injury may vary from industry to industry but the resulting effects are almost the same.   According to … Continue reading “Workers’ Compensation for the Most Common Workplace Injuries”

The Importance of Filing a Workers’ Compensation Claim Quickly

Filing a Workers’ Compensation Claim Quickly If you are a worker who was hurt on the job, then it can be traumatic for you as well as your co-workers and the employer. Giving the injury proper medical attention takes first priority, of course. But, post that, it is important that the second step of filing … Continue reading “The Importance of Filing a Workers’ Compensation Claim Quickly”