Traditional Ways of Settling Work Comp claims not working

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This article addresses problems when Medicare is involved or will be involved. It is a long and puzzling process for all involved because the government is involved. The injured worker must take it into account because the government will ultimately hold the the worker accountable.

Day Care workers charged in Toddler Fight Club

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Just when you thought life could not become any more unusual. Day care may be liable for negligent supervision of its workers. Damages may be awarded for injuries to the children. Not hard to image this could be physical and emotional harm.

First Things for Your Work Injury Case

Take these steps first and your Workers’ Compensation case will go much smoother.

As soon as you are injured make sure to file an accident report, include all your body parts injured, and keep a copy of it.

No one will be able to argue that you did not give notice if you have the accident report.

Go to the doctor as soon as possible.

Tell the doctor you were hurt at work and how it happened.

Delays in medical treatment and failure to report a history of your work accident, are two of the biggest reasons for work comp denials.

The Workers’ Compensation Law provides for time off work pay, medical treatment, and payment for the work injury itself at the end of the case.

Following these tips will help you get your benefits sooner and without a hassle.

Questions about your work injury? Feel free to contact Illinois Work Comp Attorney Dirk May at 309-827-4371.

25 Statistics about Social Security

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Get up to date on the Social Security system. Make sure to contact us if you need to file for Social Security Disability. It is a very complicated process. No cost until you win.