Texas Workers: What to Do if You Don’t Have Workers’ Comp

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Attorney Raymond Hatcher | 888-364-6814 | Free Consult “The most important piece of advice I can give people who are looking for a job: pay attention to what documents your employer gives you when you’re hired.” Texas is unique in that it doesn’t require employers to carry workers’ comp insurance. Workers for companies like Kroger, […]

New Protections for Undocumented Construction Worker Injuries

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Attorney Michael Greenspan | 888-392-6439 | Free Consult “Why should families of workers have to worry if their loved one is going to go to work, that they may not see them ever again because they were killed or badly injured because of something that was preventable.” Until recently, undocumented construction workers involved in the […]

Compensation for Oil Field Injuries

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Attorney Grant Lawson | 888-634-7366 | Free Consult If you’ve been hurt working in an oil field, what can you seek compensation for? This Quick Question features Grant Lawson, an attorney with Metier Law Firm in Casper, Wyoming. In this Quick Question, he explains that oil workers can receive compensation for oil field injuries due […]

Hurt at Work: Third-Party Claim, Workers’ Compensation, or Both?

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Attorney Justin Smith | 888-364-6814 | Free Consult “Most of your third-party claims are going to be governed by a two-year statute of limitations, and that means that you’ve got to get your lawsuit on file and the third party served within two years of the date of your injury.” If you’re hurt at work […]

Texas Oil Field Injury Attorney Explains Liability for Accidents

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Raymond Hatcher | 888-364-6814 | Free Consult Who is liable for oil field injuries when workers are injured in onsite accidents? Raymond Hatcher is a Texas oil field injury attorney with Sloan Law Firm, which is based in Longview, Texas, and has offices in Houston and Santa Fe. He devotes his practice exclusively to litigation, […]

If You’re Hurt At Work, Can You Sue Your Employer?

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Sarah E. Stottlemyer | 888-981-8971 | Free Consult Every workplace presents inherent risks that could make you eligible for workers’ compensation if you are injured on the job. When you file a workers’ compensation claim, you are not filing directly against your employer but against your employer’s insurance company. The question remains: if you’re hurt […]

Can You Get Workers’ Comp for COVID-19?

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Attorney Sarah E. Stottlemyer | 888-981-8971 | Free Consult “…literally thousands of [COVID-19 victims] dying before [nursing home employees’] eyes as a result of this virus. I think that it very likely could soon be a compensable injury as far as this goes, where generally it’s been found not compensable.” If you’ve been sick with […]

Atlanta Attorney: What to Do if Injured at Work

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Attorney Jasper Abbott | 888-981-5602 | Free Consult “Just don’t assume whatever your employer tells you regarding your rights under what the statute are, that you’re only entitled to that [is false].” What should you do if you were injured at work? Is workers’ comp your only option? Do you need an attorney to file […]

Who Pays Workers’ Comp Claims?

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Sarah E. Stottlemyer | 888-981-8971 | Free Consult If you’ve been injured on the job, you may be wondering how you’re going to pay your medical bills on top of making up for lost wages in order to provide for you and your family. This is where workers’ compensation, generally referred to as workers’ comp, […]

Are You Working on a Dangerous Oil Rig?

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Grant Lawson | 888-634-7366 | Free Consult Are you working on a dangerous oil rig? If you work on an oil rig and suspect safety might be an overlooked element of your work environment, there are some specific red flags to watch out for. It’s a good idea to keep a record of these red […]

Work-Related Car Accidents: Can I Get Workers’ Comp?

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Attorney Sarah E. Stottlemyer | 888-981-8971 | Free Consult “You want to notify someone immediately, your supervisor or your HR. Notifying a co-worker doesn’t really count… In Georgia, there’s a 30-day time limit where you need to notify your employer…” After a work-related car accident, it is important to know and understand if you qualify […]

After an Oil Field Injury, Companies Rush to Cover Their Tracks

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Raymond Hatcher | 888-364-6814 | Free Consult What happens after an oil field injury? According to attorney Raymond Hatcher, representatives from multiple companies wait for the injured party to leave the site and then begin to work together to cover up what really happened. Raymond Hatcher is a trial attorney with Sloan Law Firm, which […]

Oil Field Injury: Who Is Liable?

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Attorney Grant Lawson | 888-634-7366 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless We Win “In the oil field, we know that there are multiple layers of contracting and usually lots of different parties involved [These parties include] the contractors involved, and the companies who are doing specific parts of jobs and operations.” If someone sustains […]

Injured on an Oil Rig or Oil Field?

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Attorney Grant Lawson | 888-634-7366 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless We Win “Don’t [hold off on reporting your claim]. Call a lawyer, find out what your rights are, and make sure you’re doing the right thing to protect your interests and your family.” When employers and site managers in the oil and gas […]

Does Workers’ Comp Cover Car Accidents?

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Attorney Aaron Allison | 888-300-1476 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless You Win If you’re injured in a car accident while on the clock, does workers’ comp apply to you? Aaron Allison is an injury attorney based in Austin, Texas. He focuses his practice on helping injured Texas workers recover after an on-the-job injury. […]

Austin Injury Attorney With Lifelong Experience

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Attorney Aaron Allison | 888-300-1476 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless You Win As a teenager, Aaron Allison worked at his father’s law firm. He learned how to help injured victims, how to deal with insurance companies, and how to work with other attorneys. In law school, he studied his father’s cases in the […]

Why Do Companies Favor Arbitration?

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Attorney Aaron Allison | 888-300-1476 | FREE Consult | No Out-Of-Pocket Fees What should you do if you’re injured on the job? Workers’ compensation may be an option, depending on what state you live in and whether your employer is obligated to provide it. In some cases, you may have the right to file a […]

South Carolina Workers’ Comp

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Attorney Tyler Bailey | 888-981-0034 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless You Win If you’re injured on the job, how can South Carolina workers’ comp laws help you? Tyler Bailey is the founder of Bailey Law Firm, which is based in Columbia, South Carolina. He was named one of the Top 40 Under 40 […]