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Masks are effective only if you wear them properly. Here’s the right (and wrong) way

(CNN) – So, about masks – they do next to nothing if you don’t wear them properly. Yep, even the cloth coverings touted as the …

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WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COVID-19 UPDATE

https://youtu.be/lM98xold9_8 If you have contracted COVID-19 as part of your work environment, please contact us and we can discuss if your condition falls under the …

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WHEN CAN I RECEIVE LOST TIME BENEFITS IN MISSOURI?

Under the Missouri Workers’ Compensation Act, an injured worker is entitled to lost time benefits, called temporary total disability benefits, if the work injury causes …

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WHEN CAN I RECEIVE LOST TIME BENEFITS IN ILLINOIS?

Under the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act, an injured worker is entitled to lost time benefits, called temporary total disability benefits, if the work injury causes …

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DETERMINING THE SETTLEMENT VALUE OF A MISSOURI WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CASE

In Missouri, when the Workers’ Compensation Act was implemented, employees were able to obtain medical treatment and lost time wages following the work injury without …

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EMPLOYER LIABILITY VS. WORKERS COMPENSATION IN ILLINOIS AND MISSOURI

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TOP FIVE THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN INVOLVED IN A CAR CRASH

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ILLINOIS SB 1596 GIVES SECOND CHANCE TO WORKERS INJURED BY OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES

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WHY CAR WRECKS WITH MULTIPLE INJURIES TEND TO TAKE LONGER

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THREE REASONS WHY HEALTH INSURANCE IS IMPORTANT TO YOUR INJURY CASE

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YES. YOU ABSOLUTELY SHOULD HIRE A LAWYER FOR YOUR PERSONAL INJURY

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COMMON BACK INJURIES CAUSED BY CAR ACCIDENTS AND WORK INJURIES

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THE REAL REASON AUTO ACCIDENTS COST SO MUCH

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MAKE SURE YOU REPORT WORK INJURY IN TIME

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If you have contracted COVID-19 as part of your work environment, please contact us and we can discuss if your condition falls under the Workers’ Compensation Act.

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WORKERS’ COMPENSATION UPDATE

If you have contracted COVID-19 as part of your work environment, please contact us and we can discuss if your condition falls under the Workers’ Compensation Act. If we can prove that you contracted your virus as part of your work environment, you would be entitled to compensation that would include payment of all medical expenses; lost time benefits while you recovery; and a settlement for any ongoing problems after you recover. 

 

Please note that in Illinois, first responders and essential employees are presumed to have contracted COVID-19 at work.  Missouri recognizes that same presumption but limits it to first responders.  Regardless, if believe that you contracted COVID-19 at work, please contact us immediately so that we can inform you of your rights under the Workers’ Compensation Act.

 

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