Workers Compensation

16 Sep

Potential Liability for Injuries Due to Heavy Machinery Accidents

Workers in many industries, including construction and manufacturing, operate heavy machinery during building, demolition and restoration. Unfortunately, constant exposure to this machinery can put…

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25 Aug

Will My Employer Hold My Job While on Worker’s Comp?

If you are injured at work and receiving worker’s compensation benefits, it can be comforting to know that you are being cared for while unable to work. However, you may be wondering what happens once…

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24 Jul

Choosing a Doctor in a Wisconsin Worker’s Compensation Claim

Wisconsin worker’s compensation insurance helps cover any reasonable and necessary medical care to treat a work-related injury or illness. Injured employees have certain rights, including the right…

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13 Jul

Does Wisconsin Provide Worker’s Compensation Benefits for COVID-19?

The short answer is yes. However, as with all work-related injuries, there are eligibility requirements that must first be met. The attorneys at Sigman & Janssen are prepared to help workers who contracted…

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23 Jun

Worker’s Compensation Claims for Toxic Chemical Exposure

In certain industries, workers are exposed to toxic and harmful chemicals on a regular basis. Exposure to these chemicals could result in serious, debilitating injuries or death. It is the responsibility…

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13 May

Does Workers’ Compensation Cover Injuries If Assaulted at Work?

When you become injured on the job, workers’ compensation benefits may help cover your medical treatment. But what happens if you were harmed as a result of an assault by a co-worker, client or vendor?…

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07 Apr

What Happens If I Get in an Accident in a Company Car?

Wisconsin workers’ compensation helps provide wage replacement and medical benefits to individuals injured while they were on the job. However, sometimes it is difficult to know when certain situations…

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29 Jan

Pursuing Death Benefits Under Wisconsin’s Workers’ Compensation System

Surviving family members of a worker who passed away from a workplace injury or illness may be able to pursue death benefits through the Wisconsin workers’ compensation system. These benefits could…

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08 Jan

Protecting the Settlement Value of a Workers’ Compensation Claim

When you are unable to work due to an injury or illness caused by your employment, it can impact you physically and financially. Workers’ compensation benefits could help pay for your medical care and…

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18 Nov

Returning to Work After an Injury

After a work injury, workers may have many questions, such as: when can I get back to work? The answer to this question depends on the specifics of your situation. However, you may feel pressure to…

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