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Key Things to Know About Worker’s Compensation Insurance

We have some Q & A action in this blog post where we dive in deep to look at your questions.

Do you often wonder who will cover your medical bills if you have experienced an injury as the result of a workplace accident?

The Worker's Comp insurance company with whom your employer has a policy is 100 percent responsible for all medical charges connected to your work injury considered reasonable and necessary. You pay no deductibles or co-pays. You are never responsible for paying any part of your medical costs, including ambulance service, physicians, hospital stays, tests, crutches, physical therapy and prescription medications. All medical expenses outlined as necessary and reasonable in the Workers' Compensation Board Medical Guidelines are covered. Once you inform your medical provider that your injury is work-related, he or she cannot ever demand direct payment from you or your regular medical insurance policy. Don't be intimidated. A judge...
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Do Injured Workers Lose Their Jobs After Suffering from a Work Accident in Queens?

When it comes to the subject of firing an injured worker, both the employer and the employees are unsure about the specific laws. This is especially true when the injured employee is currently in the process of working with their doctor on their accepted Workers' Compensation claim. It is almost known by all employers that they cannot fire an employee based simply on the fact that they were/are injured. If you have experienced the opposite in your situation, call a local Queens work accident compensation lawyer. (more…)...
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