Wage Replacement and Work Comp

Wage Replacement and Work Comp

When you’re completely unable to work, you’ll need your benefits to replace the wages you lost while unable to work. Luckily, your workers comp benefits should provide part of the income you would have received if you were still working. If you’re completely incapable...
Slip And Falls At Your Workplace

Slip And Falls At Your Workplace

Slip and fall accidents are among the most common causes of workplace injuries, accounting for one in every four work-related injuries. Though they are often labeled minor injuries, slip and fall accidents often lead to missed time from work. When these types of...
What to Do After Falling Off a Ladder At Work

What to Do After Falling Off a Ladder At Work

Falling off a ladder can lead to serious injuries. You could break an arm or a leg, suffer damage to your spinal cord, or even incur traumatic brain injury. If you fall off a ladder on a construction or at the workplace, there are important steps to take. Report the...
Do I Have Right If I Was Injured At Work?

Do I Have Right If I Was Injured At Work?

The laws in each state allow you to pursue a workers’ compensation claim without fear of punishment or harassment from your employer. If your employer makes it difficult for you to freely exercise these rights, they could face penalties. What Are My Rights...
Can I Move Out Of New York If I Have A WC Claim?

Can I Move Out Of New York If I Have A WC Claim?

Yes. Simply because an injured worker may have a Workers’ Compensation claim in New York does not mean that he or she is bound to New York State. However, there are some complications that arise when a claimant moves out of New York. At MCV Law, we warn our clients of...