Philip J. Fulton Law Office
Call For Your Free Consultation Today
Columbus, OH Office 614-929-3126

When are workers' compensation benefits available?

Knowing when workers' compensation benefits may be available is important for workers who have been injured on the job. Injured workers likely have a variety of questions associated with the availability of workers' compensation benefits.

In general, workers' compensation benefits help injured workers with the costs of the medical care they need during the recovery process and the lost earnings they suffer while they are recovering from the work-related injury they have suffered. Some injuries that workers may be able to recover workers' compensation benefits for include carpal tunnel syndrome or injuries suffered in a fall, for example.

To receive benefits, the worker must be injured during the course of employment. Injuries that may warrant workers' compensation benefits are generally those that occur at the workplace but can also extend to other situations in some circumstances so it is important to be familiar with what those are. The exact nature of the benefits can vary by state and who is covered can also vary so there is lots to know related to workers' compensation benefits.

Some examples of workers who may be eligible to receive benefits include domestic workers, agricultural workers, seasonal workers and undocumented workers in some instances. Because workers' compensation benefits can get complex and a hurry, and can be a vital life line for many injured workers and their families, it is an important set of benefits to understand. Injured workers should keep in mind that workers' compensation benefits can help workers and their families through a workplace accident and its aftermath.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
Email Us For A Response

Take The First Step And Contact Us Today

Free Consultations

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Write Us A Review

At Philip J. Fulton Law Office, we love feedback from our clients. Please take a moment, and tell us how we’re doing!

Philip J. Fulton Law OfficeRepresenting Victims Of Workplace Injuries And Disability

89 East Nationwide Boulevard
Suite 300
Columbus, OH 43215

Toll Free: 866-552-6353
Phone: 614-929-3126
Phone: 614-224-3838
Fax: 614-224-3933
Columbus Personal Injury Office Map

Free Consultations:
Back To Top