On-The-Job Injury?

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Brian MacKenzie | 888-981-8610 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless You Win Workers’ comp is supposed to help after an on-the-job injury. The process doesn’t always go smoothly. Brian MacKenzie is an attorney with MacKenzie Law Firm in Denver, Colorado. Brian has represented personal injury victims since 1995. He is currently licensed in Colorado […]

Can’t Get Workers’ Comp in Texas?

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Attorney Aaron Allison | 888-300-1476 | FREE Consult After sustaining an on-the-job injury, many workers are surprised to find out that they can’t get workers’ comp in Texas. The state doesn’t require it, so many employers choose to opt out. This puts workers in a precarious situation after an on-the-job injury. There are very few […]

Video Blog: Workers’ Comp for Undocumented Construction Workers

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Is it possible to obtain workers’ comp for undocumented construction workers? In this video blog, attorney Michael Greenspan explains that workers’ compensation benefits can help all workers injured on the job, including undocumented immigrants. Contact Michael Greenspan by calling 888-392-6439. Video Transcript: If you’re a worker who is injured on a construction site in New […]

Interview: Denied Workers’ Comp Claim

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Wondering what to do about a denied workers’ comp claim? You’re not alone. Many claims are denied or simply ignored. Unfortunately, the road to appealing a denied workers’ compensation claim is tough one filled with many obstacles. Employers have many tricks and strategies they use to avoid paying workers’ comp for an injured worker. They […]

Interview: What To Do After a Construction Site Injury

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After a construction site injury, you need to know where to turn and what steps to follow. Michael Greenspan is a construction accident attorney and personal injury lawyer in New York. As the city sees more construction taking place, it also sees an increase in construction injuries and accidents. Greenspan says that he has seen […]

Forklift Accident Victim Receives $7 Million Judgment

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Forklift accidents can cause permanent and fatal injuries. They can also be prevented if site managers obey regulations and take basic safety precautions. This legal brief features attorney Michael Warshauer, who recently recovered a $7 million judgment on behalf of a warehouse worker who lost a leg in a forklift accident. Michael Warshauer can be […]

Interview: What Every Worker Needs to Know About Workers’ Comp

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While workers’ comp serves an essential purpose: provide compensation to injured workers when they cannot perform their jobs. However, the system doesn’t always work as well as it should. In this video, attorney Sarah E. Stottlemeyer, partner at Stottlemyer & Associates, LLC, explains how workers can successfully navigate the workers’ compensation system. Contact her directly […]

Interview: What Should You Do After a Scaffolding Accident?

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The decisions you make after a scaffolding injury can have serious repercussions on your recovery. In this video, attorney Michael Greenspan explains what an injured worker should do after a scaffolding accident. Topics covered in this video: What do New York labor laws say about scaffolding accidents? How often do scaffolding accidents occur? What types […]

Are Oil Companies Looking Out for Their Workers?

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With an increase in offshore drilling comes an increase in oil worker injuries. This is further discussed in the article Substandards for Overworked Oil Workers Are Common in the Industry.  The pursuit of profits by the oil industry is also further discussed in here. Houston, Texas Attorney Michael Tilton discusses the responsibilities that the oil companies have […]

What Do You Need to Know About Traumatic Brain Injuries?

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Traumatic Brain Injuries: Are You a Victim? Traumatic brain injuries, or TBIs, often affect people without them even knowing about it. A seemingly minor injury, like a concussion suffered during a game of football, can actually have permanent effects. Denver attorney David Klibaner works with victims of TBIs. He knows how victims can detect them, […]

What Should You Do If You Are Injured Working in an Oil Field?

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Oil Field Injuries Demand Experienced Legal Help Working in the oil industry presents several dangers for the workers. If all the regulations are followed and the site is properly supervised and managers, everything should go smoothly. This, unfortunately, is not always the case. Michael Callahan is a Houston attorney who helps oil field workers injured on […]

DC Injured Workers: What To Do if Your Employer is Self-Insured

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How do injury claims work in DC if your employer is self-insured? As attorney David Schloss explains, in DC, these claims are treated equally under the law, whether your employer is self-insured or has insurance with a carrier. You may also be able to bring a lawsuit against a third party responsible for your injuries. […]

Does a Workers Comp Case Need a Medical Care Analysis?

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In certain workers’ comp claims and cases, a medical care analysis may be necessary. If you have been hurt in a workplace accident, even if you expect to receive workers’ comp, speak to a qualified attorney to make sure all your bases are covered. There may be additional avenues of relief that you are unaware […]

Can I Get Workers Comp if My Employer is Self-Insured?

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After a workplace accident, most employees may be required to file for workers’ compensation through the employer. However, what if the employer is self-insured? Anyone hurt in a work accident should speak to a lawyer to ensure all legal options are considered and the injured person receives any and all avenues for financial compensation. This […]

Do You Need a Lawyer for a Workers’ Comp Claim in Louisiana?

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While you do not need a lawyer to make a workers’ comp claim, it is always a good idea to at least speak to an attorney to obtain some legal advice about your claim. If you suffered a serious injury where you may be permanently disabled, of if a family member died in a work […]

What Should a Construction Worker Do After a Forklift Accident?

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Construction workers hurt on the job should always speak to an attorney, even if they are to receive workers comp. There may be additional avenues for relief over and beyond workers comp benefits.

Can I Get Workers Comp for a Back Injury?

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In most workers’ comp cases, there has to be a specific “accident” that took place to gain benefits. However, a back injury does not need an “accident,” only a specific traumatic event. For example, lifting a box as part of your job duties that throws out your back is not thought of as an “accident,” […]

Can Construction Workers Who are Independent Contractors Get Workers Comp?

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When a construction worker is injured in an accident, he or she may be entitled to workers comp. But what if the worker is an independent contractor? You still have options. Anyone hurt on the job should review the situation with a qualified attorney.