Most employers carry workers’ compensation insurance to cover workers if they are injured on the job, whether it be an accident that caused the injury or the development of a health condition such as hearing loss as a result of performing the job. The Workers’ Compensation Process When you are injured at work, seek medical… Read More »
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Should I Take a Lump Sum Workers’ Compensation Settlement?
When you are injured while working, you are likely entitled to workers compensation benefits to cover medical bills and missed wages. Sometimes an insurance company will offer to settle your workers compensation claim, offering a lump sum payment rather than paying weekly or biweekly benefits. If you accept a lump sum, you waive your rights… Read More »