If you are having an issue filing a worker’s compensation claim or you have not receive adequate coverage for your work-related injury, contact an experienced Edwardsville workers compensation lawyer from TorHoerman Law for a free, no-obligation case consultation. We can assist you in filing your claim or discuss your legal options to seek compensation for inadequate coverage.
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Worker’s compensation generally covers a percentage of lost wages and medical expenses for an injury that an employee suffered while at work.
Generally, no. Worker’s compensation only covers injuries that directly resulted in expected duties from work.
If you are having issues filing a claim or you have not received adequate coverage for a work-related injury, you should consider hiring an Edwardsville workers compensation lawyer to assist you.
Generally, workers compensation covers :
Worker’s compensation claims can include a number of injuries including:
In law, “damages are monetary compensation for loss or injury caused by the wrongful act of another.”Recovering damages and holding the individual or organization responsible for your injuries are the main goals of a workers’ compensation lawsuit. Typically, you and your lawyer will discuss your case to determine the amount of damages you have suffered which can include, but not limited to:
“Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries Illinois, 2016.” Department of Public Health, State of Illinois, Apr. 2018.
“Damages.” Encyclopædia Britannica, Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 26 May 2009, www.britannica.com/topic/damages-law.
“Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses – 2017.” Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, 8 Nov. 2018, www.bls.gov/news.release/pdf/osh.pdf.
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