Legal Articles, Employment

How to Check the Status of a Workers’ Comp Claim

If you have been injured at work and have filed for workers' comp benefits, you may be wondering how to check the status of your claim.

Can an employer fire you if you file for workers compensation?

Can an employer fire you if you file for workers compensation?

What Information Should I Gather First Before Filing My Work Injury Claim?

You may not know the pieces of information you'll need to gather before you can file your workers compensation claim. Here are some of the most important things to remember when filing your claim.

Why Am I Getting So Many Calls After My Work Injury?

If you are receiving phone calls after your work injury, it is likely from these sources.

Can an Employer Refuse to Pay Workers Comp?

Can your employer decide not to pay you workers comp because they're low on money? This may seem like an unusual question. However, it's one that many people ask when they are injured at work.

Navigating Tennessee’s Workers’ Compensation System

For those who have been injured on the job, navigating the workers’ compensation system can be confusing and even hostile. But you can improve your chances of a good outcome by hiring an attorney and having a better understanding of how the system works.

7 Common Work Injuries in Poultry Processing Plants

The most common injuries in poultry processing plants will be covered in this article, along with steps employees can take to prevent them.

What You Need to Know About Reopening a Workers Compensation Case

If you've received your workers' compensation settlement but feel it's not enough to cover your expenses, you may be wondering if it's possible to reopen your claim.

4 Signs It's Time to Settle Your Workers Comp Case

Workers' compensation cases are often complex and challenging to settle. However, there may come a time when you realize that it's in your best interest to reach a settlement agreement with the insurance company. If you're wondering whether or not now is the time to settle, here are signs that may indicate it's the right decision.

"Can I Get Workers Compensation After an Accident in a Work-Assigned Vehicle?"

There are many factors that must be considered when determining if a car accident is work-related and thus covered by workers' compensation.

Legal Articles Additional Disclaimer

Lawyer.com is not a law firm and does not offer legal advice. Content posted on Lawyer.com is the sole responsibility of the person from whom such content originated and is not reviewed or commented on by Lawyer.com. The application of law to any set of facts is a highly specialized skill, practiced by lawyers and often dependent on jurisdiction. Content on the site of a legal nature may or may not be accurate for a particular state or jurisdiction and may largely depend on specific circumstances surrounding individual cases, which may or may not be consistent with your circumstances or may no longer be up-to-date to the extent that laws have changed since posting. Legal articles therefore are for review as general research and for use in helping to gauge a lawyer's expertise on a matter. If you are seeking specific legal advice, Lawyer.com recommends that you contact a lawyer to review your specific issues. See Lawyer.com's full Terms of Use for more information.

Free Help: Use This Form or Call 800-620-0900

Call me for fastest results!
800-620-0900

Free Help: Use This Form or Call 800-620-0900

By submitting this lawyer request, I confirm I have read and agree to the Consent to Receive Email, Phone, Text Messages, Terms of Use, and Privacy Policy. Information provided is not privileged or confidential.