workers compensation law

2nd Nov, '15

Is Your Employer Not Cooperating? Here Are 10 Tips From A Phoenix Workman’s Compensation Attorney

2015-11-02T14:37:35-07:00 November 2nd, 2015|Blog, Workers' Compensation|

When you get injured at work you deserve compensation. Workers compensation laws (the Workers' Compensation Act) gives every worker employed in Arizona certain rights and allows every injured worker (or the worker's family in the case of death) to file a workers compensation claim, making up for a percentage of lost wages. While you may believe the process [...]

12th Oct, '15

When a Contractor is Actually an Employee, What Happens if He’s Injured at Work?

2015-10-12T11:18:01-07:00 October 12th, 2015|Blog, Disability, Workers' Compensation|

Recently, California's Labor Commission ruled that an Uber driver was an employee rather than a contractor, a decision that could have a widespread impact on workers compensation law. Uber, the ride-sharing company, argues that drivers set their own schedules and determine which riders they will pick up, so they are not employees. However, the commission [...]

21st Sep, '15

Employers and Insurance Companies Have Lawyers, Here Is Why You Need A Workers Comp Attorney

2015-09-21T14:26:56-07:00 September 21st, 2015|Blog, Workers' Compensation, Workman's Comp|

You’ve been injured at work — of course, workers' compensation law protects you, and you are eligible for disability benefits without a fight, right? Wrong! Employers and insurance companies employ a stable of lawyers who will argue your case down to its core, preventing you from accessing the benefits you deserve under workers' compensation law. [...]