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Workers Compensation

Workers’ Compensation Overview

Workers’ Compensation Overview

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With rare exceptions, all employers need to provide workers’ compensation insurance for their employees. The employers can provide their own insurance or work with a third-party insurance carrier to provide it. Either way, workers’ compensation provides for lost wages and medical care if an employee becomes injured while on the…

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WC and Medical Marijuana

WC and Medical Marijuana

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The marijuana landscape is changing in America, and as more states adopt medical marijuana laws, the higher the likelihood that states’ workers’ compensation laws will have to change. States are utilizing a variety of ways to address use of the drug, and it seems clear that workers’ compensation will eventually…

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Team-Building Fails

Team-Building Fails

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Team-building exercises are a $46 billion per year industry in America, and nearly one-third of American employers utilize them. When done properly, individual contributors can find common ground and bond in ways that collectively improve workplace quality of life. When executed poorly, you could have a workers’ compensation claim on…

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Work Injuries

Work Injuries

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If you get injured at work, you do not need to prove that your employer was negligent, and it does not matter if you were negligent either when the injury occurred. As long as you were injured at work while performing your regular job duties, you can file a workers’…

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