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7 Basic Facts About Workers’ Compensation Claims Everyone Should Know

How well do you understand the process of workers’ compensation? Make sure you know these important facts on workers’ compensation claims. As a worker or employee of your company, you have certain rights that you may not be entirely aware of. Even if you’re aware of certain rights that you have, it’s just as crucial… Read more

Which Industries Generate the Most Workers’ Comp Claims?

Workers’ compensation is present in most areas of work, but certain industries tend to generate more workers’ comp claims than others! Learn more here. According to the latest research from the Social Security Administration (SSA), worker’s compensation laws for state and federal workers cover more than 135 million employees. These covered workers received a collective… Read more

Injury in the Workplace? Common Workplace Accidents and Their Implications

Common Workplace Accidents and Their Implications What are the most common types of workplace accidents? If you’ve been injured on the job, what are the implications of this injury? We explain it all here. Every seven seconds a workplace accident occurs according to the National Safety Council. The sad thing? These accidents are preventable. Workers… Read more

Can I Lose My Health Insurance While Receiving Workers’ Compensation Benefits?

Sadly, you might lose employer sponsored health insurance coverage while you receive workers’ compensation benefits. Massachusetts state law protects injured workers from any retaliation they might face simply because they exercised their right to file a workers’ compensation claim, however it does not provide general protection to ensure that they will be able to maintain… Read more

What Types of Injuries Qualify for Workers’ Compensation?

Under Massachusetts law, all businesses operating within the state are required to carry workers’ compensation insurance. The primary purpose of this insurance is to protect injured workers. Those who have been injured on the job in Massachusetts can recover compensation for their lost income as well as medical benefits. A wide variety of different injuries… Read more