It is unfortunate but sometimes workers are injured on the job to the point that death occurs or is inevitable following the injury. Many families are left with the financial insecurity instability that comes when the main wage earner stops earning wages. In addition, they must learn to live without the person in their lives … Continue reading Workers Compensation and Death
1. Know the reopening rules specific to your claim in your state Only if you received temporary total disability benefits because you were off work due to your injury for more than five days, or if you received a permanent partial disability award are you entitled to lifetime reopening rights on your Nevada workers’ compensation … Continue reading Reopening Your Workers’ Compensation Claim
Workers’ Compensation Benefits Available to Injured Workers There are several different types of benefits that are available under the workers’ compensation statute for employees who have been injured at work. Among them are: – Weekly aggregate or fractional inability checks; – Payment of restorative treatment; – Compensation for changeless loss of capacity and/or scarring; and … Continue reading What Types of Workers’ Compensation Benefits Can an Injured Worker Receive After Returning to Work?