Category: Work Injury
Explore this section to get information about work injury, workers compensation benefits or how to claim workers compensation.
What You Need to Know If You Got Injured at Work
Millions of Americans get injured on the job every year. While not all injuries are serious, if you are injured during the scope of employment, you may be entitled to compensation._Read more
Can You Sue Your Employer If You’re Hurt at Work?
New Jersey laws treat work-related accidents a bit differently than other types of injury claims. Most of the time, you’ll find you’re limited by what’s known as the exclusiv_Read more
Should You See a Lawyer If You’re Hurt in a Fight at Work?
You’re understandably furious. Through no fault of your own, you were hurt in a fight at work. After x-rays at the emergency room, you learn you’ve broken your arm. Your employ_Read more
What Happens If You Suffer Soft Tissue Injury in an Accident?
Your car actually overturned from the force of the accident. Miraculously, you did not break any bones. However, it did feel like ages that you were suspended by your seatbelt. The_Read more
Does Your Job Put You At High Risk for Injury?
It almost goes without saying that some jobs put workers are at higher risk than others. For example, some professions involve sedentary work – without the use of any type of dan_Read more
Are Electrocution and Electrical Shock the Same Thing?
As far as you’re concerned, the differences may not be all that shocking. And, yes the pun was most definitely intended. Although you might think of electrocution and elect_Read more
What You Need to Know if You Suffered a Stroke at Work
It’s been a difficult few months. You were on a job site when you suddenly felt dizzy and started to have double vision. Later, you learned that you had a stroke at w_Read more
Were You Burned at Work? Are You Entitled to Compensation?
What is the first type of accident that comes to mind when you think of workplace-related injuries? Machine entanglement? Falling objects? These are undoubtedly common types of inj_Read more
Casual Workers not entitled to Workers’ Comp Benefits
Talk to most hard workers and they will tell you that there is absolutely nothing casual about the tediousness aspects of their tasks. Why therefore are casual workers not entitled_Read more
Amputations: Extra Money for Work Injuries
All types of work-related injuries can be significant. Many are even permanent in nature and character. What about amputations? Did you know there is extra money_Read more