- Can I Choose My Own Workers’ Comp Doctor?
August 16, 2023Read More
When you’ve been injured on the job in New Jersey, you may wonder if you can choose your own doctor for workers’ compensation treatment. The simple answer is not as straightforward as one would hope. This article aims to demystify the complexities surrounding this pressing question. Understanding your rights and limitations in this matter is […]
- Summer Labor Risks: Seasonal Employment Injuries in NJ
July 20, 2023Read More
Summer in New Jersey offers numerous seasonal employment opportunities in various industries. While these jobs offer a chance for additional income and experience, they also come with potential labor risks that can result in personal injuries, workplace injuries, and off-site work injuries. In this article, we will explore the common summer labor risks faced by […]
- Work-Related Injuries: Identifying Falling Object Hazards
June 20, 2023Read More
Work-related injuries caused by falling objects pose significant risks across diverse industries. These accidents can result in severe physical, emotional, and financial repercussions for both workers and employers. This comprehensive article aims to provide insight into the specific dangers faced by different professions, explore the types of injuries commonly associated with falling objects, delve into […]
- Can A New Jersey Workers Compensation Claim Be Denied Due To A Pre-Existing Condition?
May 25, 2023Read More
New Jersey’s workers’ compensation laws provide crucial protection to employees who suffer work-related injuries or illnesses. These laws are designed to ensure that workers receive the necessary medical treatment and financial support. However, there are instances where employers or insurance companies may attempt to deny or delay workers’ compensation claims by citing preexisting conditions as […]
- Warehouse Worker Injuries: Pursuing a Personal Injury Claim
April 29, 2023Read More
Warehouses are bustling hubs of activity where workers tirelessly handle and move heavy materials, operate complex machinery, and perform physically demanding tasks. Unfortunately, the fast-paced and high-pressure environment of a warehouse also exposes workers to a host of hazards that can cause severe injuries and even fatalities. If you are a warehouse worker who has […]
- How Much Does A Workers Compensation Lawyer Cost?
March 16, 2023Read More
If you’ve been injured on the job in New Jersey, you may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. These benefits can help cover the cost of medical expenses, lost wages, and other expenses related to your injury. However, navigating the workers’ compensation process can be complicated, and you may find it helpful to hire a […]
- Common types of workplace injuries
January 05, 2023Read More
A variety of different types of injuries can occur on the job. Workplace injuries can devastate the lives of injured workers and also have a significant detrimental impact on their families. For that reason, workers should be familiar with common types of workplace injuries and injured workers should be familiar with the protections available to them. Most […]
- Are Independent Contractors in New Jersey Covered by Workers’ Comp?
December 16, 2022Read More
In New Jersey, the workers’ compensation system provides no-fault financial benefits to employees who suffer a work injury or occupational illness. But does workers’ compensation extend to independent contractors? This question is becoming increasingly important as the economy has greater numbers of freelance or “gig” workers. However, a worker’s right to workers’ compensation benefits often […]
- Workers’ Comp for NJ Retail Workers
November 09, 2022Read More
Although seemingly much less dangerous than other professions or industries, retail workers face their fair share of hazards on the job. Retail can be very labor-intensive, exposing workers to the risk of injury. Fortunately, retail workers who are hurt at work are entitled to seek workers’ compensation to help recover from their injuries. Frequent Hazards […]
- How Much Are Workers’ Compensation Benefits in New Jersey?
October 21, 2022Read More
If you are injured on the job in New Jersey, you may be entitled to file a claim for workers’ compensation benefits. All employees in New Jersey should understand what kinds of benefits workers’ compensation provides and how much financial assistance they can receive for a work injury or occupational disease. Temporary Total Disability Benefits […]