When an employee faces a work-related injury, the employer brings a workers’ compensation claim to their insurance company, which is usually accepted and offers a certain amount to the injured party. At this point, it’s up to employees to accept the offer and receive compensation. How Does a Workers’ Comp Settlement Work? At times, the… Continue reading How Do Workers’ Compensation Settlements Work?
Workers’ compensation has differing timelines for different work-related injuries. Medical-only injuries are paid off immediately, temporary disability benefits are given after three to seven days, while workers that suffer lasting disabilities get permanent or partial benefits. Medical Benefits In medical-only cases, workers’ compensation pays all the medical costs for the injured individuals and pays cash… Continue reading Types of Workers’ Compensation Benefits