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Common Workers’ Comp Questions
Have you been injured at work? If you have, you may be thinking about applying for workers’ comp. You may, though, have some questions about what workers’ comp is and what it covers. Here are the answers to some of these common questions. Do I Qualify for Workers’ Comp? It can be difficult to provide […]
- Posted on: Sep 30 2020
The Dangers of Managing Chronic Pain with Medication
If you have chronic pain from an injury, arthritis, or other condition, you have likely been given medication for it at some point. While medication can help short-term, using it to manage your chronic pain carries with it a number of dangers that you need to be aware of. You Can Become Addicted If you […]
- Posted on: Sep 15 2020
Why is Whiplash So Dangerous?
Whiplash is one of the most common injuries people get from a car accident. It occurs when the head is forced forward, then whipped backwards suddenly. It can damage the tendons, ligaments, and tissue found in the neck and spine. Unfortunately, this damage can be quite severe. But it’s only one of the reasons why […]
- Posted on: Aug 25 2020
Will Quitting Your Job Affect an Ongoing Workers’ Comp Case?
Dealing with an injury that occurred while working can be stressful. While the workers’ comp process is designed to ensure that you have the funds to cover all medical costs and make certain you’re not under undue financial stress while you can’t work, it’s not a process that many people understand. It’s also a process […]
- Posted on: Aug 15 2020
What Is an Independent Medical Examination?
When you’re injured in an accident at work, you’re going to want to work with your doctor for diagnosis and treatment. It’s only natural that you would see the medical professional you’ve worked with for years. However, your employer’s workers’ comp insurance company may require you to also see another doctor for what they call […]
- Posted on: Jul 28 2020
Common Injuries from a Motorcycle Accident
Motorcycles can be a lot of fun to ride, and for some people, they’re their main form of transportation. However, there’s also a risk to riding motorcycles. If you’re involved in an auto accident, you’re much more likely to be injured than if you were driving a car. Here are some of the most common […]
- Posted on: Jul 15 2020
Can You File for Workers’ Comp After Leaving a Job?
If you leave your job and then determine that an on-the-job accident was responsible for the pain and injury you’re suffering, can you file for workers’ comp? The short answer is that yes, you can file for workers’ compensation after you’ve quit, were laid off, or were fired. However, there are some complications that make […]
- Posted on: Jun 23 2020
Tips for Managing the Pain of Arthritis
If you’re dealing with arthritis, you know how much pain it can cause. Arthritis is, in fact, the number one cause of pain in the world. It can make it difficult to work, exercise, enjoy your hobbies, and even do simple things such as a button shirt. Fortunately, there are a few ways you can […]
- Posted on: Jun 15 2020
Ways to Manage Pain Without Medication
If you’re in pain, whether it’s chronic or acute, you need some way of managing that pain. Many people simply turn to medication, but that’s not the best option for long-term pain management. Instead, there are a number of other ways you can manage your pain. Here are a few that may work for you. […]
- Posted on: May 29 2020
No One Witnessed Your Injury at Work – Does That Mean You Have no Workers’ Comp Case?
If you’ve been injured on the job in front of a number of witnesses, your workers’ comp claim may be hard to deny. However, what happens if you’re injured and no one else is around? That happens more often than you might think, and it leaves you without any witnesses. Are you simply out of […]
- Posted on: May 15 2020