Can I Be Terminated After a Work Injury?

If you have been injured while on the job, you may be hesitant to file a worker’s compensation claim. The top reasons that claims are not made are because employees either fear losing their jobs or because they do not know their rights. Most often, workers will use their own medical insurance or settle on what […]

When a Contractor is Actually an Employee, What Happens if He’s Injured at Work?

Recently, California’s Labor Commission ruled that an Uber driver was an employee rather than a contractor, a decision that could have a widespread impact on workers compensation law. Uber, the ride-sharing company, argues that drivers set their own schedules and determine which riders they will pick up, so they are not employees. However, the commission […]

Arizona Disability Law Can Work For You If You Follow These Steps

Being injured at work is discouraging and often scary, especially if you aren’t sure what steps to take next. Workers’ compensation and Social Security Disability law are two programs that are potentially available to protect you if you are disabled from work as the result of an on the job or because of illness or disability […]

Did You Know That Any Injury At Work Can Be Covered? Here’s How

Injured at work? You’re not alone. Countless people get injured at work every day, leaving them out of a job, out of money, and scrambling to deal with workers’ compensation issues. Sometimes it’s obvious that you deserve workers’ compensation benefits in the event of a major injury. You may think that a smaller injury is not […]