Can You Get Workers’ Comp While Working From Home?

Can You Get Workers’ Comp While Working From Home?

Remote work was already on the rise in Ohio before the pandemic. Now, many are working partially or fully from home, and while this is a win for flexibility, it also raises questions about the workers' compensation system, especially if you’re injured during work...

How to file a workers compensation claim

How to file a workers compensation claim

For anyone injured on the job, workers’ compensation can serve as a lifeline.  If you find yourself in this situation, you probably feel stressed about the uncertainty of the future, wondering how you will pay medical bills along with other daily expenses. Filing a...

How To Win your Slip and Fall Workers Comp Claim

How To Win your Slip and Fall Workers Comp Claim

Let’s say you work in a factory or warehouse setting. You’re taking inventory when you slip, landing hard on your back. Turns out someone spilled a jug of liquid and you didn’t see it. You're hurt but your pride is really what’s injured. So, you get up, have a laugh...

How can I maximize my workers comp claim?

How can I maximize my workers comp claim?

Workers who have needlessly suffered a workplace injury deserve to be compensated for their medical bills and lost wages. While workers’ compensation laws try to make that a clear and attainable objective, pitfalls can limit or even undermine your claim, including...

Should I File a Workers’ Comp Claim?

Should I File a Workers’ Comp Claim?

For any worker injured on the job, it can be difficult to know if you should file a workers compensation claim and when to do it. You may be asking yourself, “Is my injury severe enough to file a workers comp claim?”“Will my employer fire me for filing?”“What bills...

When should I file an appeal for a denied workers comp claim?

When should I file an appeal for a denied workers comp claim?

The workers' compensation system provides certain benefits to workers who are injured while on the job. In a similar way to your personal auto insurance, businesses pay premiums for workers' compensation insurance that will provide medical and wage payments to the...

If you’ve been injured at work, read this.

If you’ve been injured at work, read this.

A seemingly normal day at work can quickly become the start of a nightmarish ordeal if you get injured. A slip and fall (read about the difference between slip and fall vs. trip and fall here), machinery accident, lifting injury, and more can deter your life in a...

Can working from home cause a repetitive stress injury?

Can working from home cause a repetitive stress injury?

When you think of work-related injuries, you probably think of visible traumatic incidents that cause injuries like broken bones, brain injuries, or spinal cord trauma. What you probably don’t think of, are repetitive stress injuries. What is a repetitive stress...

What you need to know about workers comp and Telehealth.

What you need to know about workers comp and Telehealth.

There’s no doubt, life has dramatically changed since the beginning of the pandemic. Businesses have been forced to change the way that they operate, some restaurants are relying solely on take-out and curbside service, there’s now a limit on the number people allowed...

Critical Steps to Take After a Workplace Injury

Critical Steps to Take After a Workplace Injury

A workplace injury can have devastating consequences for you and your family, not only in lost wages but depending on the severity, an injury at work could result in expensive medical bills, lengthy recovery times, physical therapy, and even emotional distress. That...