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Understanding the New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Process

The NJ Workers’ Compensation Process It’s a well-known fact that laws differ from state to state, and workers’ compensation laws are no different. If you are residing in the state of New Jersey and get injured at work, then here is what you need to be aware of when you are filing for a workers’ … Continue reading “Understanding the New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Process”

Governor Christie’s Impacts on Workers’ Compensation in NJ

These are the new laws that have been put in place by Governor Christie which has had impacts on workers’ compensation in New Jersey. Opioid Law Governor Chris Christie on February 15, 2017, signed a new law that is meant to regulate opioid prescription. Also, by signing the new law, he has mandated insurance coverage … Continue reading “Governor Christie’s Impacts on Workers’ Compensation in NJ”

The Most Important Facts About Workers’ Compensation in New Jersey

The History of Workers’ Compensation in New Jersey The State of New Jersey leads all other states in the United States for encouraging and advocating the law and legislation related to safeguarding workers rights. The workers’ compensation law came into effect in this state in the year 1911, primarily for safeguarding injured workers. Prior to … Continue reading “The Most Important Facts About Workers’ Compensation in New Jersey”

What is Workers’ Compensation and How Does it Help Your Claim

What is Workers’ Compensation? You might have heard about several incidents about employees getting injured at work. Work-related injuries are inescapable despite several precautionary measures adopted by the employer. Ryan, an employee at a private manufacturing unit, injured himself while trying to operate an ‘out of order’ machine. He was not aware that the machine … Continue reading “What is Workers’ Compensation and How Does it Help Your Claim”

Everything You Need to Know About Workers’ Compensation in NJ

Workers’ Compensation in New Jersey Residing and working in New Jersey can be a pleasure, especially in the summer. Unfortunately, the experience can be suddenly reversed when you find yourself stuck in the middle of a workplace accident.   This accident might result in an injury, or worse, a disability. Well, you do not have … Continue reading “Everything You Need to Know About Workers’ Compensation in NJ”

Workers’ Compensation: Hurt on the Job and Common Work Injuries

Providing a safe work environment is the goal of every employer. Sometimes this is achieved by protection in the form of supervision, protective gear, and training. However, we live in an unpredictable world. A work injury can happen at any time and anywhere. Workers need additional protection, and this comes in the form of workers’ … Continue reading “Workers’ Compensation: Hurt on the Job and Common Work Injuries”

Workers’ Compensation Facts: What to Expect When Filing a Claim

When filing a workers’ compensation claim in New Jersey, there are many hidden aspects of the law. Below are some facts about New Jersey’s Workers’ Compensation law: An employer must provide medical treatment related to the accident that will provide a “cure.” The injured worker must use a physician that is approved by the employer … Continue reading “Workers’ Compensation Facts: What to Expect When Filing a Claim”

The Steps to Take to Receive Workers’ Compensation For a Work Injury

What To Do If You Are Hurt At Work A worker who gets hurt on the job is likely to go through many emotions. Fear is the predominant one.There is a great deal of uncertainty and insecurity involved, uncertainty in terms of handling the situation and insecurity about the future of his or her job. … Continue reading “The Steps to Take to Receive Workers’ Compensation For a Work Injury”

Workers’ Compensation for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in the Workplace

Workers’ Compensation for Carpal Tunnel   CTS or Carpal Tunnel Syndrome can turn out to be a real downer. Not only is it a nagging pain and suffering on your part, that is generally caused by repetitive work, it could also hamper your day to day life. Often times your employer could dismiss your claims … Continue reading “Workers’ Compensation for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in the Workplace”

Workers’ Compensation for Back Pain Caused By a Workplace Injury

Workers’ Compensation for Lower Back Pain Do you have a persistent pain in your lower back after you come home from work every day? Back pain is one of the most common workplace injuries. This is often a result of long hours of sitting, lifting heavy objects, or if you have to stand for long … Continue reading “Workers’ Compensation for Back Pain Caused By a Workplace Injury”