The Employer’s Duty in Workers’ Comp Claims

No well-meaning employer wants an accident or injury to befall any of his employees, and especially not within the company premises. Sometimes, however, this unfortunate scenario still happens despite the necessary precautions. When it does, it is in the best interest of the employer to be prepared should the employee …

FAQ on Construction Injuries

Q: What steps should a person take to assert the right to a safe, secure workplace? A: Construction workers who feel that a particular workplace or jobsite is unsafe must alert the supervisor and follow it up with a written report. If still unsuccessful, workers may send a complaint to …

Workers’ Compensation: A Closer Look

Should an employee become injured in the workplace, he can seek redress from the company by claiming for workers compensation benefits. Immediately available as this remedy may be, however, parties considering it must first be aware of important factors, such as the following: The Rationale Behind the Program Workers’ compensation, …