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5 Most Common Injuries to Nurses

Nurses and care givers are hurt more often than any other profession in Missouri. Learn more about the 5 Most Common Injuries to Nurses and let's start working to prevent them.

Injured Nurses Are Working Hurt

Almost 20,000 nurses were hurt at work in Missouri during 2016. However, only 1,544 of those injured nurses filed a Missouri Workers Comp Claim. Nurses account for almost 20% of all reported injuries in Missouri. With so many injuries and so few claims filed, we know that nurses are working hurt.

Court Determines Gov’t Contractor’s Non-Compete Unenforceable

In litigation between two competing government contractors, Fourth Circuit affirmed district court’s summary judgment against plaintiff. Former Employee and her new employer did NOT violate non-compete agreement because, in part, non-compete was overly-broad and, as such, unenforceable.

Is Your Non-Compete Agreement Enforceable

If your company’s non-compete agreement was not specifically tailored for business/employment relationship, it may be unenforceable.

Does Your Company’s Severance Agreement Discriminate Against Employees?

Severance agreements are valuable tool to obtain general release, but obtaining protection for employer must be balanced with employee rights.

Primer on Severance Agreements

The purpose of a separation/severance agreement is to minimize risk from employment termination, to compensate an employee for employment loss, and, contractually, to finalize the employment relationship. It is an important tool for employers.

What Types of Monetary Compensation Are Available for Workers Compensation Claims?

It’s important to understand what workers’ compensation is and how it works.

Can Part Time Employees Recieve Workers Compensation?

Learn how Georgia workers compensation law works with regard to part time employees.

Traveling Injuries and Workers’ Compensation

Understand how workers compensation in the state of Georgia works in the case of traveling injuries.

Payments for Pre-Existing Injuries: The Missouri Second Injury Fund

The Second Injury workers compensation fund is a great resource to have. However, it is often more complicated than a normal workers compensation case.

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